Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

This is a past event.
Many events have been canceled or postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Please check with any venue before leaving the house.
Better yet, don't leave the house unless you absolutely have to. Stay safe, Cleveland.

The University of Akron Theatre: The Lower Depths

When: Thu., Feb. 28, 7:30-10 p.m., Fri., March 1, 7:30-10 p.m., Sat., March 2, 7:30-10 p.m., Sun., March 3, 2-4:30 p.m., Thu., March 7, 7:30-10 p.m., Fri., March 8, 7:30-10 p.m. and Sat., March 9, 2-4:30 p.m. 2019
Phone: 330-972-7895
Email: administration.arts@gmail.com
Price: $10 general admission, $5 students
www.uakron.edu/dtaa/performances
UA Theatre continues its season with Maxim Gorky’s The Lower Depths, directed by guest artist Jimmie Woody. The Lower Depths depicts a group of impoverished individuals living in a homeless shelter. Premiered in Russia in 1902, the play explores the dichotomy between the harsh truths of the characters’ reality and the comforting lies that pervade their lives. The UA production moves the action to New York City circa 1910 and highlights the many different social classes and ethnic tensions of the era. Director Jimmie Woody is a Northeast Ohio actor/director who was recently featured in Cleveland Playhouse’s production of Sweat.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Nearby

© 2020 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 241-7550
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.


Website powered by Foundation