‘New Directions’ at Pendragon

SARANAC LAKE – Pendragon Theatre presents its annual “New Directions” series at 7 p.m. Friday and at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday.

Jordan Hornstein directs Jack Richardson’s “Gallows Humor,” a dark comedy about the declining nature of conformity and the middle class rat race. The cast is comprised of Anthony Chanov, Matt Eick and Megan Macdonald.

Lilly McAvoy, a senior at SUNY Potsdam directed and performs “Lady Grey (In Ever Lower Light),” an intimate recounting of a painful memory, written by Will Eno.

Megan MacDonald directs a short piece, “Mrs. Sorken,” by Christopher Durang. Leslie Dame plays a woman with a distorted view of the purpose of theatre and theatre history.

General admission tickets are $5.

For information and reservations, contact Pendragon at 518.891.1854, or online at