Warped: Cop Drama Examines Truth, Authority and Abuse of Power
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The last date listed for Warped was Sunday October 6, 2013 / 3:00pm.
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Simply put: In the 18th century, you could not call a man's horse "fat" and get away with it. Young Lucidus, however, wishes the opposite was true in The Coward. Hounded by his honor-obsessed father, Lucidus is pressured into dueling over the equine slight. Not cut out for such sordid stuff -- he's more into entomology and tea -- the young nobleman hires a common criminal to fight in his place ... only to have the scoundrel make a bloody mess of things. A series of duels follows and Lucidus, to his dismay, finds his "fearsome" reputation exceeding his wildest expectations. Though set in the 1790s (sort of), The Coward is a knockout new comedy from Nick Jones (currently a writer for Orange Is the New Black on Netflix). Now Vance Smith directs its Midwest premiere at Theater Wit. Learn More
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Very interesting show that keeps you thinking and wondering what really happened. Excellent cast. The lead was especially good
in her role as the supposed victim. Another good show from Stage Left at the ever convenient Theater Wit venue.
Please note that this production contains explicit and disturbing material regarding sexual violence. Discretion is advised.
Stage Left offers a Symposium Series. Immediately following each Sunday matinee, you’re invited to stay for a discussion centered on a particular question raised by the performance. Admission to the Symposium Series is free, but it’s recommended that you’ve seen the production in order to fully appreciate and participate in the discussion.
About the Ticket Supplier: Stage Left Theatre
Founded in 1982, Stage Left Theatre is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop and produce plays that raise debate and challenge perspectives on political and social issues. Over the past thirty-two years, Stage Left has produced over 120 mainstage, late-night, off-night, children’s and touring productions that have garnered critical accolades, as well as 46 nominations and 17 awards for excellence from the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee.