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GEM OF THE OCEAN

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7:30pm to Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 2:00pm

Location:
The Experimental Theatre at The Soraya
Cost:
Adults $20 / Faculty & Staff $17 / Seniors $18 / Students $15

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Written by August Wilson • Directed by Christine Menzies

285-year-old former slave, Aunt Ester, sends Citizen on a spiritual voyage aboard the legendary slave ship known as Gem of the Ocean. Through his journey, Citizen begins to comprehend the story of his ancestors and the truth about his crime and the man he wronged.

Performance Dates:
Friday - Sunday | February 22-24, 2019
Wednesday - Sunday | February 27 & 28, March 1-3, 2019

Venue:
The Experimental Theatre at The Soraya

Doors Open:
7 p.m. with curtain up at 7:30 p.m. except Sunday.
On Sunday, doors open at 1:30 p.m. with curtain up at 2 p.m.

Seating:
Open Seating -- No Late Seating