• APRIL 28 - MAY 19
  • Riverfront Playhouse, Redding
  • April 28, 2018 to
    May 19, 2018
  • Category: Theater Events / Plays

Event Details

  • April 28, 2018 to
    May 19, 2018
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • $15 to $25
  • NEW TICKET INFORMTickets are available online at www.riverfrontplayhouse.net or Enjoy The Store, Redding:  1475 Placer
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Venue

Event Description

“The Laramie Project” by Moses Kaufman and Tectonic Theater Project Weekends April 28 to May 19 Directed by Samantha Fork By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service Mature Audiences Only Synopsis: In October 1998 in the middle of the prairie outside Laramie, Wyoming, Matthew Shepard, a 21 year old student at the University of Wyoming, was tied to a fence post, severely beaten, robbed, , tortured and left, alone, to die. His body -- battered, bloody, barely clinging to life -- was discovered eighteen hours later. He was rushed to the hospital and put on life support. He died five days later. The reason for this brutal crime? Matthew Shepard was gay.

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