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‘The Subject Was Roses’

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April 11, 2019 07:15 am

ALBANY — Theater Voices will present a staged reading of “The Subject Was Roses,” Frank D. Gilroy’s award-winning play about an idealistic young soldier who returns home to discover that he’s left the battlefields of Europe only to become a prisoner of his parents’ war of regret and recrimination. Directed by Brian Sheldon, performances will be held on Friday, April 12 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, April 13 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.; and Sunday, April 14 at 3 p.m. All performances are at Steamer No. 10 Theatre, 500 Western Avenue, Albany. Admission is free.

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PHOTOS/CAPTIONS: Three (3) photos attached. If used, please include the following captions:

(8924) Pictured from left to right: Debra Bercier, Ryan Gillotti, Dennis Skiba. Photo by Katria Foster.

(8944) Pictured, Timmy (Ryan Gillotti) dancing with his mother Nettie (Debra Bercier) while his father John (Dennis Skiba) sits in disapproval. Photo by Katria Foster.

(8974) Pictured: Nettie (Debra Bercier) looks on in disapproval as Timmy (Ryan Gillotti) and his father John (Dennis Skiba) share a drunken laugh. Photo by Katria Foster.