Rebecca Greene Udden is the founder and artistic director of Main Street Theater and Shannon Emerick is their director of marketing and development. They kick off their season with Tom Stoppard’s The Real Thing and the rest of the season is spectacular. Since MST is also educating thousands of children in theatre arts every year, we talk about the effects of art education and how something that is so much fun to attend in the evening also makes for an important education for children.

The Real Thing runs through October 6th. The extension on its run was just announced and that is happening because tickets are selling fast. Get in on the show: