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30 and Under tickets

Are you 30 or under?

Looking to get your culture fix? Theatre lovers who are 30 years old and younger can purchase specially priced $20 tickets as part of the Playhouse's 30 and Under program.


HOW IT WORKS:
  • Tickets available for most performances – please refer to this webpage for available dates and times
  • Limited number of seats available so buy early
  • Area 2 seating only
  • You must pick up tickets at Will Call the night of
    your performance
  • Show I.D. when picking up tickets as proof of age
  • Limit 2 tickets per I.D.
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The Orphan of Zhao

Featuring BD Wong

The Orphan of Zhao

July 8 - August 3, 2014

Mandell Weiss Theatre

A new adaptation by James Fenton
Directed by Carey Perloff

Co-production with American Conservatory Theater

Drawn from sources dating from the 4th Century BC, The Orphan of Zhao is a luminous reinvention of an ancient legend described as the Chinese Hamlet. When the Emperor’s mind is poisoned by a corrupt minister, the noble Zhao family faces destruction unless a country doctor is willing to make the ultimate sacrice. This gripping story of loyalty, family and revenge soars on an original score, sharp direction from A.C.T. Artistic Director Carey Perloff (Arcadia, Phèdre) and features the inimitable stage and TV star BD Wong (M. Butterfly, Law & Order: SVU).

Featuring Tony Award Winner BD Wong
Celebrated actor seen in Broadway's M. Butterfly and TV's Law & Order: SVU

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Ether Dome

West Coast Premiere

Ether Dome

July 13 - August 10, 2014

Mandell Weiss Forum

By Elizabeth Egloff
Directed by Michael Wilson

Co-production with Alley Theatre, Hartford Stage and
Huntington Theatre Company

When a new treatment promises to eradicate pain, a doctor and his student play out an epic battle between altruism and ambition. Based on the true story of the discovery of ether as an anesthetic in 1846, Ether Dome is a fascinating new play that explores the pain that afflicts humankind, our attempts to find relief and the beginning of healthcare as big business.

Written by Elizabeth Egloff
Award-winning playwright (The Swan), who brings to vivid life the human drama behind one of the greatest innovations in medical history

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