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The Ghosts of Us World Premiere
April 3, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 10, 2016
An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until April 10, 2016
Join us for the world premiere of The Ghosts of Us by Rebecca Gorman O’Neill, part of the 2016 Athena Project Arts Festival! The show premieres March 11, and runs every weekend until April 10th.
Fridays: March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8 @8PM
Saturdays: March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9 @8PM
Sundays: March 13, 20, April 3, 10 @2PM
Monday: Industry Night March 28, $15
Tickets are $22, $20 for students, $18 for seniors/military.
Synopsis: In The Ghosts of Us, Emma and Jackson are getting a divorce. To fulfill the terms of an ill-conceived prenuptial agreement, they must spend 36 hours together in a cabin in the Rocky Mountains. Each brings along a “witness:” As alliances shift, old grudges and long-held secrets emerge, until each member of the group is laid metaphorically bare before the others, revealing who is whole and who is broken, who holds the moral high ground, and who actually de-railed long ago. The Ghosts of Us is inspired by the darkly humorous plays of Anton Chekhov. We can’t wait for you to see it make its big debut in 2016.
About Rebecca Gorman O’Neill – An Ohio native, Rebecca started writing plays at Dartmouth College. After earning her M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from Carnegie Mellon, Rebecca found herself in Denver, and is currently a Professor of English at the Metropolitan State University of Denver, where she teaches playwriting, screenwriting, Cinema Studies, and the graphic novel.
The Ghosts of Us features the talents of: Regina Steffen, Kevin Lowry, Arlene Rapal, and Benjamin Cowhick.