NOTE: The Public Theatre has postponed the production of “Be Here Now’ to June 17-26.


“Be Here Now,” by Deborah Zoe Laufer, will be staged and recorded at The Pubic Theatre, 31 Maple St. in Lewiston.

Show times are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, and Jan. 22, 27, 28 and 29; 2 p.m. Jan. 23 and 30; and 3 p.m. Jan. 29.

A pessimistic professor of nihilism develops a dangerous medical condition with a side effect that turns her into a happy, hopeful, believer in love. But what if curing her condition will return her to misery? This wise and quirky comedy asks – is happiness a choice or a pre-existing condition?

In-person tickets cost $25 for adults, $22 per person for a group of 10-plus, $20 for students (19-plus with ID), and $10 for children.

Video-On-Demand tickets also are available.

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