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Steppenwolf Veteran’s Play and Dinner
June 22, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Members planning to attend must RSVP to the Women Veteran’s Center at (872) 731-2150 or firstname.lastname@example.org
VETERANS NIGHT PERFOMANCE
Wednesday June 22nd 2016
In the Downstairs Theatre
Author: Stephen Adly Guirgis
Directed by: ensemble member Yasen Peyankov
Featured Ensemble Members
Tim Hopper, James Vincent Meredith
Victor Almanzar, Elena Flores, Audrey Francis, Lily Mojekwu, Eamonn Walker
From the wildly original author of The Motherf**ker with the Hat.
Ex-cop “Pops” Washington and his ex-con son Junior are barely holding on to one of the last great rent stabilized apartments in Manhattan. Pops has his hands (not to mention his apartment) full as he navigates a steady stream of sketchy houseguests and sweats out the impending verdict on his law suit against the police department. A celebration of the glorious contradictions that make up human nature, this rowdy dark comedy looks at the slippery nature of justice, and the grit it takes to finally move on.
Please remember this is an invite for Veterans only, NO PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 18 will be allowed for the dinner or the performance.
*** Please note the content warnings ***
There is drug & alcohol use by some of the characters. There is also a brief sexual contact scene.
Parking is available at the theatre 1650 N. Halsted (please bring attached voucher)
Doors open for dinner: 6:00 pm in Yondorf Rehearsal Hall (758 W. North Ave., 2nd Floor)
Theatre Doors Open: 7:00 pm in the Downstairs Theatre (1650 N. Halsted, 1
Performance begins: 7:30 pm in the Downstairs Theatre
Run-time for show: Approximately 2 ½ hours