September 2017

 
 
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Featured Theatre: Bluebarn

A portion of every September membership has been donated to the BLUEBARN theatre in Omaha, Nebraska. 

The organization's mission is to "enhance the cultural life of Omaha, Nebraska by producing professionally executed, boundary breaking plays that ignite a passion for the art form. BLUEBARN is dedicated to theatre’s most important tradition: to provoke thought, emotion, action, and change." 

Learn more about BLUEBARN.


hir by taylor mac

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Isaac returns to this suburban home from war to find his family in disarray. His mother (semi-mad and recently liberated from an oppressive marriage) is on a rampage to establish a "new world order," his sister (now his brother) is newly out as transgender, and his father has suffered a debilitating stroke. How does a person or family move forward from trauma and change? Is it even possible?

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luna gale by rebecca gilman

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Caroline, a veteran social worker with too large a case load, must make life and death decisions about the placement of a baby (Luna Gale) currently living with drug addicted parents. Caroline must confront her own biases and traumas while trying to determine the motives of the concerned parties. And, with limited information she makes a very risky decision that will forever impact young Luna.