Directed by LeeAnn Dowd and Laylah Muran de Assereto
As a part of our ongoing support of the National Ghostlight Project, B8 Theatre is proud to host ReproRights! An evening of short plays, monologues, and performance pieces centering on women's reproductive rights and bodily autonomy. This is a free event at B8.
Our evening's program will include:
OH GOOD LORD by Megan Cohen
The Virgin Mary is stricken and shocked by her pregnancy test result.
BOOM, SPLAT by the all-women comedy troupe Chardonnay
A repro rights rap!
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES by Margy Kahn
In the whittling away of Roe v. Wade rights, choices narrow. Can you get your own P.O. box and safely empty it in private?
CLINIC OF OZ by Elizabeth Flanagan
Follow the journey of a young orphan from rural Kansas as she searches for any place but home.
FARCELY SEEMS POSSIBLE by Jennifer Roberts
A farce about how easy it is for women to make decisions about their bodies and health.
BAKER'S DOZEN by Bridgette Dutta Portman
Grace and Joseph Baker don't believe in birth control or sex education - and they have thirteen children to show for it.
THE BIBLE AND GRACE by Lee Brady
Grace is a freshman at the Bethany Nazarene College who finds herself pregnant and unwed - and terrified.
MIDNIGHT AT LA CATRINA by Madeline Puccioni
In November 1970, Meg and her boyfriend Francis go to Tijuana to get an illegal abortion. Will their relationship - and Meg - survive the trip?
A WOMB OF ONE'S OWN by Jeremy Cole
In this brief comic lecture, Virginia Woolf returns from the graveto share her opinions on reproduction rights
and the absolute necessityfor bodily autonomy.
Written by John Cariani | Directed by JanLee Marshall
October 12 – 28, 2017
On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what is seems in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine. As the Northern Lights hover in the star-filled sky above, Almost's residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. But the bruises heal, and the hearts mend - almost - in this delightful midwinter night's dream. Tickets coming soon...
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An Evening with Shakespeare & Sondheim!
7 - 10pm
Please join B8 at our annual fundraising gala, An Evening with Shakespeare & Sondheim on Saturday, September 9 from 7PM 10PM! This event celebrates the first anniversary of our reorganization as B8, and our first year providing cutting-edge live theatre and educational programs in downtown Concord!
In addition to Shakespeare and Sondheim performances by our B8 ensemble and friends, the event features prize drawings, silent and live auctions, hors doeuvres, and fine wines! Get your tickets today at: B8 2017 Fundraising Gala!
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