Star Files View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on May 4, 2014 Related Shows Directed by Molly Smith, The Velocity of Autumn tells the story of Alexandra (Parsons), a 79-year-old artist in a showdown with her family over where she’ll spend her remaining years. Alexandra has barricaded herself in her Brooklyn Brownstone with enough Molotov cocktails to take out the block, but when her estranged son Chris (Spinella) crawls through her second-floor window, he becomes the family’s unlikely mediator. The Velocity of Autumn premiered at Boise Contemporary Theatre in Idaho in 2011. After a sold-out run at Washington D.C.’s Arena Stage this past September, the production is slated to open on the Great White Way on April 21. Estelle Parsons The Velocity of Autumn Tickets are now available for Eric Coble’s The Velocity of Autumn, starring Oscar winner Estelle Parsons and Tony winner Stephen Spinella. The explosive family comedy will begin performances April 1 at Broadway’s Booth Theatre.
TROPHY Stall is the latest entity to join the Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club’s (GMR&SC) Race of Champions Round 2.The company yesterday handed over a quantity of trophies to be awarded to the champion drivers in the various categories after this weekend’s event.Proprietor Ramesh Sunich made the donation to GMR&SC’s Office Executive Cheryl Gonsalves.In receipt of the trophies, GMR&SC president Rameez Mohamed expressed the club’s happiness at having the support of Trophy Stall once again.“Trophy Stall has been a longstanding sponsor of motorsport. All of our trophies including those for our international race meet have been supplied by Trophy Stall.”“We are really happy with the way things are shaping up from our committee’s perspective. Before this weekend we are going to wash the track because it is a bit sandy in certain parts.”He urged competitors to get registered early to avoid the last-minute rush.Meanwhile, in addition to the regular races, there is also expected to be the introduction of the Motul-sponsored time attack series.The sponsors for the event include: Hallmark Store, Jaigobin Hotel, Transpacific motor spares, Bikers Bar, Ready Mix, ISG, Sankars Auto Works, Special Auto, Tropical Shipping, CEMCO, China Harbour, Del Ice Company, Ramchand’s Wreckers, Hand-in-Hand, Choke Gas Station, Miracle Optical, KGM, Sheriff Security, Motor Trend, Ray Auto Sales, Rent-a-Tent and Jumbo Jet Auto Sales.