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Theater Lecture: Fences - RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 8th
Date: 3/26/2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Creekside Room, Mill Valley Public Library
375 Throckmorton Ave
Mill Valley, California 94941
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Theater Lecture Series: Fences

This event has been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 8th at 7:30pm

Artistic director Jasson Minadakis will talk about the company's premiere of August Wilson's Fences, 1987 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award Winner.

Troy Maxson, one of the greatest characters of American theater, has stepped up to the plate too many times in his life only to go down swinging. Shut out of the big leagues by prejudice, the former Negro League homerun king is now a garbage collector just trying to make a living and do right by his family. When his youngest son shows promise on the high school football team, Troy must come to terms with his past disappointments or risk tearing his family apart.

PRAISE FOR THE PLAY
“Universal enough to touch a chord in every human heart.” – The New York Times
“Stunning… explosive and tender” – The Seattle Times

No registration required.  Doors open at 7:15.

This series is sponsored by The Friends of the Mill Valley Library. For more Programs and Events at the Library, see the Library Events Calendar.