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The Good Woman of Setzuan

The Good Woman of Setzuan

April 28 - May 7

This classic play by Bertolt Brecht feels both contemporary and poignant as it asks the question, what does it mean to be good in an unjust world?

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sordid lives

Sordid Lives

May 12 - Jun 11, 2017

The play that spawned the huge cult comedy phenomenon comes to sordid life! Three generations of a dysfunctional small-town Texas family gather after their elderly matriarch dies during a tryst with her much younger, much married neighbor.

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warplay

warplay

Jun 2 – Jul 2, 2017

Two Young men. A battle rages in the distance. Game on. Inspired by The Iliad and the epic tale of Achilles and Patroclus, warplay is a shockingly funny, poetic and radical re-imagining of one of the oldest love stories in all of Western literature.

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This Bitter Earth

This Bitter Earth

Sep 22 - Oct 22, 2017

A protest brought them together. But now, as his white lover, a Black Lives Matter activist, immerses himself in the struggle, Jesse, a black man, must confront his own political apathy or risk his rights and their love.

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le switch

Le Switch

Oct 27 - Dec 3, 2017 Regional Premiere

What happens when David's best friend’s bachelor party takes him to Montreal, and he is swept off his feet by a charming young florist? A witty and whimsical romantic comedy tied in knots.

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avenueq

Avenue Q

Dec 1, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

Our naughty puppets return for a never-ending holiday party at NCTC! It's “a local tradition” according to San Francisco Travel.

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stillatrisk

Still At Risk

Jan 19 - Feb 25, 2018

Kevin, a surviving activist from the front lines of the AIDS crisis, finds himself struggling to find purpose in a modern age of greater gay rights and political complacency.

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it's only a play

It’s Only a Play

Mar 2 - Apr 1, 2018

With Peter Austin’s career on the line and celebrities pouring into his producer’s penthouse party, he huddles upstairs with the producer, director and star of the show: a perfect setup for backstabbing comedy.

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the mystery of love and sex

The Mystery of Love and Sex

Apr 13 - May 20, 2018

As best friends Charlotte and Jonny tumble into their twenties and confront the mysteries of their sexuality, they eventually find that the path forward is not always the one right in front of you.

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when pigs fly

Howard Crabtree’s When Pigs Fly

May 11 - Jun 10, 2018

Told in High School he’d be big in show biz only “when pigs fly,” Howard follows his heart anyway and creates the musical revue of his dreams. Come pig out on this gleefully subversive, over-the-top musical extravaganza!

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