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2017/18 Season

Main Season Productions

Written by: Christopher Hampton, From the Novel by Choderlos de Laclos
Directed by: Robin Larsen
October 19 – December 10, 2017

Set among the decadent ruling class of pre-revolutionary France, this Olivier Award-winning play is a seductive and unsettling tale of sex and revenge in an all-too-recognizable world, where love is a blood sport played for glory and malice, and men have all – almost all – the power.

Written by: Harold Pinter
Directed by: Nike Doukas
January 18 – March 11, 2018

Harold Pinter’s The Hothouse tells a blisteringly funny story of a government-run institution in which the wardens may be more mad than the patients. Filled with Pinter’s biting political commentary on the perils of unchecked power, the battle for control results in absurdly comedic mayhem.

Written by: Nambi E. Kelley, Adapted from the novel by Richard Wright
Directed by: Andi Chapman
April 12 – June 3, 2018

The longing for social justice ignites a palpable rage in Richard Wright’s classic novel, Native Son. Set in 1930s Chicago, where opportunities for African-American men like Bigger Thomas are elusive, writer Nambi E. Kelley’s gripping adaptation focuses on the inner workings of the protagonist’s mind as events violently and irrevocably seal his fate.

Written by: Patrick Marber, A Version of Turgenev’s A Month in the Country
Directed by: Andrew Paul
July 5 – August 26, 2018

A fresh, breezy update by Patrick Marber of Turgenev’s classic comedy A Month in the Country, this is a tale of unrequited passion, unfolding over the course of three days in the sunny Russian countryside. Full of wit, folly and heart, men and women, both young and old, learn the tender and ridiculous lessons of love.

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