Full price: $16
Full price: $16
- Presented by: CU Theatre & Dance
- Venue: Loft Theatre
- University Theatre Building, 261 University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80302
"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.
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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.
Q&A with ‘Burning the Old Man’ Playwright Kelly McAllister & Director Chip Persons
CU PresentsRead the full review - Q&A with ‘Burning the Old Man’ Playwright Kelly McAllister & Director Chip Persons
Brittny Ann Cook
Assistant Stage Manager
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