See 'Zorba' the musical at Assembly Theatre in Burrillville

See 'Zorba' the musical at Assembly Theatre in Burrillville

BURRILLVILLE - The Theatre Company of Rhode Island presents Kander & Ebb's "Zorba!" at the Assembly Theatre, July 19-28.

Based on a book by Joseph Stein and adapted from the 1952 novel by Nikos Kazantzakis, "Zorba the Greek," this musical is the story of Zorba, a carefree vagabond, and his chosen friend and master, the shy, inhibited Nikos; the romance of Zorba and the lusty but aging Hortense, and of Nikos and the withdrawn and beautiful widow, with a score from the composers of "Cabaret."

Show time is 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $15. The theater is located on East Avenue in Harrisville.

For more information or to reserve tickets, call 401-568-2929 or visit www.tcrionline.com .