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Play Reading - North Star Group 6:30-9:30 pm

When:
Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM
Where:
North Star Lofts
117 Portland Ave., #602

Contact(s):
Betsy Wray
(612) 455-3329 (p)
Category:
Educational/Cultural
Registration is closed
Members pay for their own charges

Enjoy this month’s play reading of “Sweat.” Reading, Pennsylvania, is home to generations of blue-collar folk, many of whom work at Olstead’s factory and share beers after hours. But when rumors fly about layoffs, politics and pride inevitably collide, forming cracks in decades-old friendships that crumble when the factory breaks with the union. From the opening scene to its electrifying conclusion, “Sweat” confronts issues of race, immigration, globalization and the ever-slipping grip on middle class life. Dramaturg Jo Holcomb will assign parts.

 

Registration is now closed. If you are interested in being on a "sub" list for the Guthrie play-reading program, please contact Betsy Wray: betsywray@millcitycommons.org.