Barefoot in the Park

Performed April 25-May 5, 2019.

By Neil Simon. Directed by Blake White.

Featuring Thomas Azar, Sheila Kadra, Jim Stark, Jennifer Webb & Mimi Wyche.

With Scenic Design by Jessica Scott, Lighting Design by Tony Penna, Sound Design by Christopher Wilson & Costume Design by Peggy Trecker White.

What a riot: ‘Barefoot in the Park’ climbs to top in Hilton Head theater’s season finale

The Lean Ensemble Theater has a storied reputation for presenting a broad spectrum of the possibilities, the potential, and most particularly and through it all, the glory of the theater.

Lean is known for exploring cutting edge new works, compelling, less familiar older pieces and the brilliant intricacies of comedy.


Lean Ensemble Theater stages Neil Simon’s classic ‘Barefoot in the Park’ on Hilton Head

Life hands you lemons? Make lemonade, the old saying goes. Acclaimed playwright Neil Simon did just that, blending his happy experiences with his bittersweet memories of a troubled childhood and the death of his beloved wife Joan at age 39 followed by several failed marriages.

But oh, the resulting concoction of comedy spiced with dramatic moments was sweet with success: 17 Tony nominations and three awards; Broadway hits and Hollywood movies.

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