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Presenting two works by Pulitzer Prize- Winning Playwright, Bruce Norris

The talents of The University of Texas at Austin M.F.A. Acting class of 2013 take stage in The Pain and the Itch and Clybourne Park at the Department of Theatre and Dance's Lab Theatre starting April 27.

The Pain and the Itch and Clybourne Park, starting April 27

The talents of The University of Texas at Austin M.F.A. Acting class of 2013 take stage in The Pain and the Itch and Clybourne Park at the Department of Theatre and Dance's Lab Theatre starting April 27. Written by acclaimed playwright Bruce Norris, the biting social satires explore class, race and the complexities of the American psyche.

From Broadway.com:
Clybourne Park, Bruce Norris' dark comedy loosely inspired by A Raisin in the Sun, was named winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play took home the coveted award over finalists, A Free Man of Color by John Guare and Detroit by Lisa D'Amour (UT M.F.A. 1996). The announcement was made on April 18 at Columbia University, which administers the awards.“

Read the entire article, “Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris Wins 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama”, posted on April 18, 2011.

The Pain and the Itch: Apr. 27, 28, 29, 30 at 8PM; May 1 at 2PM
Clybourne Park: May 4, 5, 6, 7 at 8PM; May 7 at 2PM

Venue: Lab Theatre, located west of the F. Loren Winship Drama Building, 23rd and San Jacinto on UT campus

Tickets: All performances are free. Tickets are available at the theatre beginning one hour prior to curtain.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

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