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Alliance Theatre
Woodruff Center 1280 Peachtree Street NE Atlanta, GA 30309
404-733-5000
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2 reviews
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attended Jan 15 2012

What a treat to see this Tony award winner at our own Alliance theater! The acting and staging were superb! I laughed and gasped and, unfortunately, recognized a bit of myself up there on the stage.

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1 stars
attended Jan 13 2012

I was disappointed in this play. I've seen other plays by this writer. "ART" was one of them and it was brilliant! This one was uneven and disjointed and I don't understand how it won a Tony! The writer seemed to be going for a modern day...continued

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attended Jan 12 2012

The acting in this show was stellar and it was very interesting to see how the play was adapted for an African American cast. Reminiscent of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf in that it was like watching a train wreck, but still a wonderful evening...continued

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Website

https://alliancetheatre.org/Our-Plays/Later-This-Season/God-of-...

Description

Written by Yasmina Reza

Translated by Christopher Hampton

Directed by Kent Gash

One of the most lauded plays of the decade having won the 2009 Tony Awards for Best Play, Best Direction, Best Actress In A Play (Marcia Gay Harden) and the Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Comedy. From the playwright that brought Atlanta the unforgettable play Art comes a no-holds-barred new play with a worldwide pedigree – and a universal question – What makes you go over the edge?

_ * Recommended for 9th grade and up; adult language and thematic elements. _

About the Ticket Supplier: Alliance Theatre

Since 1968, the Alliance Theatre has served as Atlanta's foremost theatre, working within the local, national and international communities to become one of the leading theatres in America. A national theatre with a local address, the Alliance recently received the 2007 Regional Theatre Tony Award(r) for outstanding achievement.

The mission of the Alliance is straightforward and ambitious:

A premier national theatre, the Alliance Theatre sets the highest artistic standards, creating the powerful experience of shared theatre for diverse people.