Presenting our 2020 - 2021 Season

Curtain Times: Thursday-Saturday Evenings 7:30 pm, Saturday Matinee 3:00 pm, Sunday Matinee 2:00 pm


Charles Dickens’ classic coming-of-age tale, adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett, follows the story of orphan Pip as he navigates a strange and difficult childhood to become a distinguished gentleman in London with the help of an anonymous benefactor. ICTC Associate Director Chris Kelly directs an energetic ensemble, led by R.J. Voltz and Lissette DeJesus, in this powerful journey exploring the human experience.

Great Expectations will be performed through Sunday, Dec. 11. Curtain times are 7:30pm Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 3pm Saturdays, and 2pm Sundays.

Tickets are $49 for General Admission and can be purchased online at www.irishclassical.com, by phone at 716-853-4282 or in person at the ICTC Box Office from 10am - 5pm Monday-Friday, (Thursday & Friday hours are 12pm - 8pm once the show opens). Discounts are available for students, veterans, Arts Industry Members, NY Public Employee Federation Members, Buffalo Public Library VIP Program Membesr, OR if you have an Arts Access Pass.


Young Professionals Night: Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 at 7:30pm

Young Professionals are welcome to a select Thursday evening performance with a discounted ticket for an exclusive Happy Hour, raffles, and networking before taking in a performance at ICTC, followed by a post-show Talk Back with select members of the Cast and Creative Team.

Industry Night: Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 at 7:30pm

Members of the Buffalo Theater Community are invited to join us for a Thursday evening performance at a discounted Industry rate, followed by a post-show Talk Back and Happy Hour with select members of the Cast and Creative Team. Guest Bartender Christine Turturro.

Speaker Series: Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022 at 1:30pm

Join us for our free 2022-23 Speaker Series on select Sunday afternoons during our Season. With each session led by one of ICTC’s distinguished speakers, the afternoon will begin at 1:30pm with a dramaturgical presentation and moderated discussion to introduce the world of the play, followed by the matinee performance. After the show, join the speaker and select members of the cast for an enlightening Talk Back.

Speaker: Author and Playwright j. Snodgrass

Snodgrass teaches at Canisius College, and is the author of several books includingSupernatural Shakespeare: Magic and Ritual in Merry Old England(City of Light Publishing) and Welcome to Tragedy: A Beginner's Guide to Greek Drama (j-snodgrass.com).  He has also written plays produced by the Alleyway, Buffalo United Artists, Green Buffalo Productions, and his full-length play Rust & Redemption will be staged by the American Repertory Theater this spring.  He lives in Buffalo with his wife and their four children, including Jackson Snodgrass who recently appeared as "A Boy" in ICTC's production of Waiting for Godot.

Community Matinee: Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 at 10am

A performance with accommodations for people who would benefit from a more relaxed theatre-going experience.  We encourage attendees from school groups, community care, and day habilitation centers to come, be themselves and experience a live performance. This performance is followed by a moderated Q&A with Executive Artistic Director, Kate LoConti Alcocer.

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625 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203

The Irish Classical Theatre Company at The Andrews Theatre, is located directly across Main Street from Shea's Performing Arts Center in the heart of Buffalo's Theatre District.

Tickets are $49 each for General Admission. Discounts are available for Students, Veterans, Industry Members, Members of the NY Public Employee Federation or the Buffalo Public Library VIP Program, or Arts Access Pass Holders.

For more details or to purchase tickets under any of these programs, contact the Box Office at (716) 853-ICTC (4282) or BoxOffice@irishclassical.com.


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