Venue Details

6 Star Starred
Aurora Theatre - Main Stage
128 Pike Street Lawrenceville, GA 30045
678-226-6222
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Casual or as you wish
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Joy
Free parking adjacent to theater
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Joy
Come with an open mind and enjoy ; )
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Reviews & Ratings

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23 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 08 2011

This was a fresh portrayal of the view of the Civil War and how we can do better when we actually listen to what others have to say about this and life events in general!

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 29 2011

This was a very funny & interesting play. It really makes you think and examine your opinions on the topic. Sometimes things aren't as they seem as you see in the characters. Had a GREAT time as always at Aurora!!

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 08 2011

I give this play three stars. It starts out slow, so much so that I was planning to leave at intermission if it had not picked up. It did pick up and got MUCH better. Funny and thought provoking.

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Website

http://www.auroratheatre.com/new/index.php?option=com_content&view=...

Quotes & Highlights

“The collision of worlds Ahlin sets up is hilarious … Funny, inventive and unpredictable.” —The New York Times
“A boatload of laughs." —LA Weekly, Recommended

Description

About the Playwright, John Ahlin

Actors Theatre of Louisville 2001 In-house Play competition awarded John first prize for his 10 minute play Nem. John has written scores of scripts for the comedy group Movie Madness, half a dozen educational plays of his have been performed around the country and his plays What the Morph Brothers Did, Death Down East and The Brain Show have all been produced. As an actor, John has appeared on Broadway in Waiting for Godot (with Bill Irwin, Nathan Lane, John Goodman and John Glover), Journey’s End (2007 Tony Award for Best Revival), The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Voices in the Dark, One Mo’ Time, Whoopee! and Macbeth. Off-Broadway John portrayed Orson Welles in Austin Pendleton’s Orson’s Shadow and has appeared as Falstaff six times, most recently in Henry IV at the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. His TV acting credits include Law and Order: SVU, Third Watch, and As the World Turns.