Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Classic Comedy "Lovers And Other Strangers" Coming for two performances!

 Academy Award Nominees to
Celebrate 46th Wedding Anniversary During
Las Vegas Stop of Pre-Broadway Tour

The classic comedy “Lovers
And Other Strangers,” written by and starring Academy Award nominees Renée
Taylor and Joseph Bologna, stops in
Las Vegas at the Suncoast Showroom for two performances, August
13 and 14, each evening at
7:30 p.m.

In “Lovers And Other
Taylor and Bologna introduce the various scenes and characters of the
play with hilarious anecdotes that give the audience insight into their own
46-year love story, as well as the crazy family and friends that inspired each
of the five scenes of the play. Joining
Taylor and Bologna on stage are actors Jack Maxell and Jennifer

This pre-Broadway tour marks
the first time
Taylor and Bologna have revived “Lovers And Other Strangers” since its
successful debut on Broadway in 1968, which also starred the husband-and-wife
comedy duo.

Taylor and Bologna adapted the script for the screenplay of the 1970
film, starring Beatrice Arthur, Bonnie Bedelia, Richard S. Castellano, Cloris
Leachman and Gig Young. The film received two Academy Award nominations,
including Best Supporting Actor for Castellano and Best Adapted Screenplay, and
won the Academy Award for Best Original Song, “For All We Know.”

In addition to “Lovers And
Other Strangers,” Taylor and Bologna co-wrote and starred in the Emmy
Award-winning television special “Acts of Love and Other Comedies,” the 1971
film “Made For Each Other,” and the 1981 Broadway production of “It Had To Be

Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available from $15.95, plus tax and
convenience fees. Tickets can be purchased at any Coast Casinos box office, by
calling 702.636.7075 or visiting

About Suncoast Hotel and

Suncoast Hotel and Casino is
a property of Boyd Gaming. Located at the corner of Alta Drive and South
Rampart Boulevard, Suncoast Hotel and Casino features eight restaurants, a
16-screen movie theater, a 600-seat bingo room, a newly renovated 500-seat
state-of-the-art showroom and an 80,000-square foot casino. For further
information, visit

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