2016 Archives

Meadows Division of Theatre Presents

Three Contemporary American Plays Performed in Rotating Repertory

April 22, 2016

The Division of Theatre presents three contemporary American plays in rotation over a two-week period: Our Lady of 121st Street, This Sweet Affliction and Love and Information.

The Rep Plays  Our Lady of 121st Street
by Stephen Adly Guirgis
 A group of old friends find themselves at Harlem’s Ortiz Funeral Home to mourn the death of a beloved nun from their childhood. As they bounce off each other with old hurts and the harsh realities of grown-up life, a few lives – and a murder mystery – begin to unravel.
April 21-29
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The Rep Plays  This Sweet Affliction
by Meadows Asst. Prof. of Theatre Blake Hackler
The premiere of a new play about the need to belong and the effects of viral social messaging in small-town Texas. What’s real, what’s imagined, what needs to be real – and what’s convincingly well-acted among a group of high school students? .
April 22-30
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The Rep Plays Love and Information
by Caryl Churchill
From the internationally celebrated playwright whose “constant reinvention of theatrical forms means she can make us see issues in a completely unexpected way: sometimes funny, or peculiarly disturbing.” (The Financial Times) A dazzling assortment of 57 short plays that fascinate over two hours.
April 23-May 1
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