by John Patrick Shanley, directed by Yvonne Perry
October 14, 15, 16, 2011 (Fri.-Sun.)Pulitzer and Tony winning playwright John Patrick Shanley (Doubt) has written a stunning new play intertwining ethical dilemmas about race, sexual fidelity and the price of doing the right thing. On a North Carolina Marine base in 1971, a young black captain is promoted in order to ease the campís growing racial tensions. Soon, the captain and his superior officer are caught in a riveting web of moral issues, and must confront self-interest, disillusionment and the responsibilities of rank.
The cast features: Mike Banks, David Bunce Stephen Hensel, Timothy Hull, Weston Johnson, and Brenny Rabine.
- Steamer No. 10 Theatre, 500 Western Ave, Albany, NY. ( Map )
- Friday and Saturday evenings at 8:00 PM
- Saturday and Sunday matinees at 3:00 PM.
- (Audience discussion with the director follows the Saturday matinee.)