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Postponed: Death and the Maiden

Dates vary between March 19, 2020 - April 5, 2020
  • 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635
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    • Dates: Dates vary between March 19, 2020 - April 5, 2020
    • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    • Location: Cotuit Center for the Arts

    Cotuit Center for the Arts presents “Death and the Maiden,” a play by Ariel Dorfman, March 19 to April 5 in the Black Box Theater. Performances are Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 PM and Sunday at 2 PM. Robert Bock directs.

    Set in an unnamed country emerging from a totalitarian dictatorship, “Death and the Maiden” explores the aftereffects of repression on the hearts and souls of people who lived through the nightmare of persecution, terror, imprisonment, and death of loved ones.

    “Death and the Maiden” his best-known play, premiered in London in 1991 and won the 1992 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play. It was adapted as a film by Roman Polanski in 1994, and an opera in 2008, with music composed by Jonas Forssell and libretto by Dorfman.

    Tickets are $20, $15 for members. Cotuit Center for the Arts is at 4404 Route 28 in Cotuit. For more information, visit www.artsonthecape.org or call 508-428-0669.

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    What:

    “Death and the Maiden”

    Where:

    Cotuit Center for the Arts, Black Box Theater, 4404 Route 28, Cotuit

    When:

    March 19 to April 5, Thursday through Saturday, 7:30 PM; Sunday at 2 PM

    Admission:

    $20, $15 for members

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    Cotuit Center for the Arts

    4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635