When: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13-14, 19-21 and 26-28; and 2 p.m. on Oct. 15 and 22
Where: The Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St., Eugene
Details: Located in the heart of the theater district in New York City, couple Bernie and Zelda run the Polish Tea Room in Neil Simon’s comedy “45 Seconds From Broadway.” A home away from home to the up-and-coming, the still-hopeful, and the has-beens and never-weres among the singers, dancers, and actors whose lives revolve around the never-ending dream of the Big Break. An opening night gala follows the Oct. 13 performance.
Tickets: $19 for adults, $15 for senior citizens and students (available at the box office, 541-344-7751, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday)
Information: Online at TheVLT.com, or 541-344-7751