THE 
SUBURBS

Three World Premieres
Three Ridgefield Locations
One Unforgettable Experience

Thrown Stone has commissioned three new plays by Tony Meneses, Phanésia Pharel, and Catherine Yu. These short, site-specific works will be performed in sequence at Keeler Tavern Museum and History Center, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, and West Lane Inn as a single “roving production” (where the audience follows the action from location to location).

The plays will explore the theme of The Suburbs,
with Ridgefield in the starring role.

Performed entirely outdoors, this theatrical experience that will be 100% compliant with public health guidelines. Updates on the plays will be posted here regularly.

Limited Run:

August 26-
September 12, 2021

GET TICKETS

$20
Preview

$79
Opening Night
(including food, wine, and festivities)

$59 $39*
Regular Admission

STREAMING
$25
On Demand
September 2-12

*All regular admission ticket prices subsidized by a generous grant from the Daniel E. Offutt III Charitable Trust.

About the Playwrights

Tony Meneses

Tony Meneses

Tony was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, and raised in Albuquerque and Dallas. His plays include Guadalupe in the Guest Room, The Women of Padilla, twenty50, and The Hombres. He’s an alum of the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, Ars Nova Play Group, the Sundance Institute Playwrights Retreat at Ucross, Playwrights Realm… Read more

Phanésia Pharel

Phanésia is a Haitian-American playwright who is currently focusing on the divine metaphysical dilemma of  Black and Latinx girlhood. Generally, her plays span revolutions, islands, and Afro-Futurism. Her first play, Penelope, was selected as one of four in the nation to be workshopped at the International Thespian Festival and was… Read more

Catherine Yu

Catherine Yu

Catherine is a writer of plays and librettos. Her plays include Le Jeté (2019 BAPF Semifinalist), The Day is Long to End (University of Florida production), The Things You Tell Yourself  (2019 Yellow Earth shortlist) and The Sun Experiment (NYCFringe Festival Excellence in Playwriting; Time Out NY’s Top Ten Nightlife and Music Events). She has been… Read more

About The Director

Kholoud Sawaf

Meet Associate Producer Kimberly Wilson

Kimberly Wilson

The Route

The Venues

Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center
Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art
The West Lane Inn
The West Lane Inn

Everything you need to know: parking, what kind of shoes to wear, what to bring, where the bathrooms are, and much more is published on our Get Ready page. It will be kept up to date with all the latest information, so check back often, and especially before your visit!

Underwriters

Media Partners

Producing Partners

Sustaining Partners

Contributing Partners

Collaborators

Supporting Partners

Blue Hammer Creative

Litchfield Distillery

Nod Hill Brewery

On Y Va

Squashs Ridgefield Office Supply

Stacey's Totally Baked