Venue Details

91 Star Starred
Morgan-Wixson Theatre
2627 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405
310-828-7519
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Beatriz
Free parking at Community Center.
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Melina Baruch
Small theatre in Santa Monica. They had some snacks near the front entrance.
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15 reviews
8 stars
attended May 06 2011

I guess we get what we paid for. The acting was so-so. The worst part about the play is that ... there is not one character who I can sympathize with. I don't like any of the characters in there, not even the doctor, who stomps and yells at the...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended May 13 2011

Loved this throught-provoking look at a small town, and the big corporation that seems to control everything in it. I found the humor to be a welcomed element in the play. Our ride home was a fun debate about whether or not the good doctor was...continued

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Website

http://www.morgan-wixson.org/index.cfm

Quotes & Highlights

_Sand in the Air _was a semifinalist in the 2008 Next Generation Playwrights Contest.

Description

For the first time in its 65 year history, the Morgan-Wixson Theatre is choosing to premiere an original play by an experienced and up-and-coming playwright, Brian Raine. Brian has written several plays and a winner of the 2007 Project StageLight for __In the Name of the Son, __and a finalist in the 2009 Tennessee Williams Literary Festival for __Upon the Midnight.

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When a young doctor in a remote factory town on the Tex-Mex border is accused of sexual misconduct in his consulting rooms he learns that corporate politics can override the course of justice. With satirical humor, the play explores the ever-increasing limits and distortions of personal freedom in a world manipulated by corporate and political controls. 

Sand in the Air was inspired by an actual Texas court case.