Oct 10-13, 2019

Burning the Old Man

Burning the Old Man

Burning the Old Man

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"But unfortunately, the Old Man wanted us to do this together. And that's exactly what we're going to do."

Two brothers who can’t stand each other have 24 hours left to fulfill their dad’s dying wish to have his ashes scattered at Burning Man. When their car goes up in smoke near a seedy motel in the desert, they’re forced to confront their worst enemy: themselves. Don't miss the regional premiere of this serious comedy.

Chip Persons directs a cast of CU Theatre & Dance's talented student performers. Don't wait to purchase tickets! Due to limited seating, tickets sell fast. But in the intimate Loft Theatre, every audience member gets a front row experience to this play.

Buying options: 

This show and more can be purchased today with season tickets. With savings of 15%, season tickets orders start at just $61. Available in the Choice Option, or as an Add-On to any other season ticket order. Learn more

Single tickets go on sale Aug. 19, 2019. Remind me

Performance dates and times: 

Thursday, Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 12, 2 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2 p.m.

Please note: The production contains adult language and possible explosive sound effects. It discusses themes of suicide and domestic violence.

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