The Town Players of New Canaan will open its 65th season with Peter Shaffer's Tony award winning play `Amadeus,' a fictionalized account of the rivalry between composers Antonio Salieri and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and a provocative work that weaves a confrontation between mediocrity and genius into a tale of dramatic power, directed by Lynne Bolton.

Performances will take place on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 and 19 at 8 p.m. and on Sunday, Nov. 6 and 13 at 2:30 p.m. at the Powerhouse Theatre in Waveny Park, 677 South Ave., New Canaan.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and seniors. Call 203-966-7371 for tickets or visit info@tpnc.org.

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