BARBECUE

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BARBECUE
By  Robert O’Hara • Directed by Steve Broadnax
 
This American domestic comedy forces uneasy thoughts about the facile presumptions we make about poverty, race, and social class, as applied to dysfunctional families. In the confines of the theatre, it seems safe enough to howl at the antics of poor white trailer-trash siblings staging an intervention for the family hellion. But what if a poor black trailer-trash brood organized the same intervention for one of their own? Anyone have a problem with that? 
 

 

Contains explicit content, language, and drug and alcohol references. R-rated

 

Dates for Barbecue performances

Evenings: $20 • Preview/Matinee: $18.50 • Penn State Student (with valid PSU ID): $12.50
Opening Night Reception at the Pavilion Theatre, Fri., March 24: $30  (DOES NOT INCLUDE SHOW TICKET) (Includes pre-show hors d’ouevres and desserts. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.; show begins at 7:30 p.m. Purchase show ticket separately.)

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