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The Whipping Man

By Matthew Lopez

Tensions run high as Caleb de Leon a young Jewish Confederate soldier returns home to celebrate Passover with his family's newly freed slaves in their crumbling antebellum mansion. This gripping drama explores a little- known aspect of the Civil War, unearthing dark family secrets on the way to a shocking climax. Featuring Charlie Robinson.

Winner of the 2011 John Gassner New Play Award from the NY Outer Critics Circle.

Haunting, striking and powerful... - The New York Times

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Friday, June 19, 2015
Saturday, June 20, 2015 3:00 PM  8:00 PM
Sunday, June 21, 2015

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Dear Elizabeth: a play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again

By Sarah Ruhl

Dear Elizabeth vividly brings to life thirty years of correspondence, romantic and otherwise, between the famed poets Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop. Their epistolary journey covers her alcoholism, his mental illness and a relationship that defied conventional notions of love.

Featuring Julian Sands and JoBeth Williams.

Riveting. A moving, funny, and highly theatrical experience. -Joe Meyers, Connecticut Post

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Friday, July 17, 2015
Saturday, July 18, 2015 3:00 PM 8:00 PM
Sunday, July 19, 2015

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