Jan 11- Feb 10, 2013
Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them tells the story of a young woman in crisis: Is her new husband, whom she married when drunk, a terrorist? Or just crazy? Or both? Is her father’s hobby of butterfly collecting really a cover for his involvement in a shadow government? Does her mother go to the theater frequently to seek mental escape, or is she just insane? Add in a minister who directs porno, and a ladylike operative whose underwear just won’t stay up, and this black comedy will make us laugh all the way to the waterboarding room.
This torturous good time could only come from Christopher Durang, the clown-prince of American absurdists
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Featuring: Jennie Brick, Jonathon Brooks, Christopher P. Kelly, Sal Mattos, Eden Neuendorf, Paul Stout*, and Teri Whipple*.
Stage Manager: Sarah Mosby
Scenic Designer: Joshua Saulpaw
Lighting Designer: Maxx Kurzunski*
Costume Designer:Amanda Lee Angott
Sound Designer: Billie Cox
*member, Custom Made Theatre Co.
Low Cost Previews: Jan 11-13 ($15-$20)
Opens: Jan 15
Runs: Jan 17-Feb 10
General Admission $30
Students, Seniors, Theatre Bay Area Members $25
tickets at https://www.custommade.org/tickets