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The Thanksgiving Play
March 23, 2019 - April 21, 2019
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park$30 – $70
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Watch as a group of liberal artists walk the fine line of political correctness in this fresh, satirical Cincinnati Thanksgiving play!
Watch as a group of liberal artists walk the fine line of political correctness in this fresh, satirical Cincinnati Thanksgiving play. It will run from March 23-April 21 in the Shelterhouse Theatre as a part of the Playhouse in the Park 2018 Season.
Ticket prices run $30 – $70 and can be purchased online, by calling 513-421-3888 or visiting The Playhouse Box Office. Tickets for teens and students are $30. Student tickets are just $15 on the day of the show. Plus, Sunday is College Night, with tickets to all 7 p.m. performances just $10.
Performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, at 8 p.m. Fridays, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays. Additional matinee at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 17.
The Playhouse in the Park is conveniently located in Eden Park on the edge of Mt. Adams, just minutes from downtown Cincinnati. We are easily accessible from both I-71 and I-75, as well as Columbia Parkway. If you’re utilizing a GPS device, our street address is 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202.
Convenient parking is available in the Playhouse garage and can be reserved in advance by calling the Box Office at 513-421-3888. This is strongly recommended as parking may be sold out on the day of the show, and parking space is extremely limited in Mt. Adams. Garage parking is $8.50 when reserved in advance ($10 in December) and $10 on the day of the show (if available).
About The Thanksgiving Play
Armed with good intentions and progressive lingo, three liberal theatre artists attempt to devise a culturally sensitive Thanksgiving play for local elementary schools. They realize rather quickly that honoring Indigenous people while simultaneously celebrating the peaceful Thanksgiving feast of American lore is much more difficult than they anticipated. Their well-meaning plans dissolve into an outrageous sendup of politically correct behavior as THE THANKSGIVING PLAY treads the minefields of appropriation to inject laughter into activism, apathy and all the assumptions in between.
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