Dedicated to exploring the deepest truths of the human condition through dramatic storytelling and imaginative stagecraft, Elements Theatre Company is a professional theatre ensemble of 16 artists-in-residence who perform both classical and classically-rooted modern works year round.
Recent productions include Shakespeare’s King Lear in the Atrium of the Church of the Transfiguration, a dramatic telling of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol in the west end of the church, and many performances at Paraclete House, the retreat house adjacent to the church.
Sylvia by A.R.Gurney
This summer, Elements Theatre Company presents A. R. Gurney’s play, Sylvia—a smart, playful, sophisticated and occasionally gritty comedy about relationships, nature, and growing older. A recent Broadway hit, Sylvia tells the entertaining story of an exuberant, lovable dog who changes the lives of a middle aged couple.
Aug. 11 – 13 and Aug. 18 – 20 Performances at 7:30 pm
Pre-performance Dinner Sat. Aug. 12 and Aug. 19 at 6 pm
Visit www.elementstheatre.org/sylvia/ to learn more!
The Pilgrim’s Progress: An Opera by Ralph Vaughn Williams
Gloriæ Dei Cantores and Elements Theatre Company present Ralph Vaughan Williams’s opera, The Pilgrim’s Progress, fully staged with orchestra and guest soloists at the Church of the Transfiguration, Orleans, MA. For the first time in twelve years, the production is returning to a New England stage. The opera will draw an international audience into a timeless story portraying the universal journey of humanity’s search for spiritual redemption.
The Pilgrim’s Progress is the featured event of an international symposium on Arts and Ecumenism commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Sponsored in part by the Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust of London, it will be the first fully-staged performance of the opera worldwide since performed in London in 2012.
A limited number of tickets are available!
The Pilgrim’s Progress will be performed at the Church of the Transfiguration, Cape Cod, MA, on October 27 & 28, and November 3 & 4 at 7:30PM.
Tickets: 508-240-2400 I Information: pilgrimsprogress2017.org