Fire and Air

Fire and Air

June 12–July 14, 2019

Topfer Theatre

Written by Terrence McNally

Four-time Tony Award® winner Terrence McNally (Ragtime, Kiss of the Spider Woman) explores the rich history of the Ballets Russes, Sergei Diaghilev’s itinerant Russian ballet company, in his newest play Fire and Air. Surrounded by great talents of art, design, and music, the tempestuous relationship between Diaghilev and dancer Vaslav Nijinsky revolutionizes dance forever.

Age recommendation: Thirteen and up for adult language and sexual situations

Pride Night: Thursday, June 13, 2019
ASL Interpreted, Audio Described, and Open Captioned: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Post-Show Discussion: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Champagne Opening: Thursday, June 27, 2019


“Sumptuous, funny and powerful.” – Associated Press

“A soaring, suspenseful, and wonderfully stealthy play. Vibrant and emotionally charged.” – The New York Times