Nyack Village Theatre Presents “Chinese Coffee”

Nyack Village Theatre, located at 94 Main Street in Nyack, New York presents “Chinese Coffee,” starring John Mirabella and David Wilson.

The performances will be Saturday, January 11 at 8 p.m., Friday, January 17 at 8 p.m., Saturday, January 18 at 8 p.m., Sunday, January 19 at 2 p.m., Friday, January 24 at 8 p.m., Saturday, January 25 at 8 p.m.

New York 1982. It’s 1:30 a.m. on a freezing February night. Struggling novelist Harry Levine comes furiously at the door of his best friend, photographer Jake Manheim’s Greenwich Village apartment. Harry has all of a dollar and a half in his pocket and Jake owes him a substantial amount of money. Jake has even less money on hand, but what is worse he has not, he declares, read the manuscript of Harry’s latest novel…a work on which Harry’s last hope is pitched. Or has he? Relentlessly, obsessively the desperate Harry probes the sardonic world-weary Jake until the truth is finally revealed. A tragic comedy that explores the nature of friendship.

Actor John Mirabella is from the Bronx New York, he graduated Pace University. John is a former Rockland County resident who is a published writer, director and filmmaker. He has had various small and supporting roles in film and TV including Law and Order and Person of Interest. John has also directed one of the Shakespeare sonnets in 2013 is currently working on a documentary about comedians who do impressions.

David Patrick Wilson is an American actor and director who is probably best known for playing Superman in the 1975 TV musical special “It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Superman,” an adaptation of the 1966 Broadway musical. A working actor for four decades, Wilson has appeared in many movies and TV series, including the 1983 cult film “Eddie and the Cruisers” and the role of Jason Ewing in “Dallas: The Early Years in 1986.” He stepped behind the camera in 2009 to write and produce the film “Collar,” where he also plays a police detective.

Tickets: $20 online or $25 at the door (cash only) $22 for seniors and students.

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