MICHAEL VADNAL PRODUCTIONS & EMPIRE STAGE PRESENT
OLEANNA by DAVID MAMET
AUGUST 4 – AUGUST 20
FRI & SAT, 8PM
TICKETS: $35 (plus tax)
DAVID MAMET’S RIVETING PLAY FROM 1992 ABOUT A POWER STRUGGLE BETWEEN A UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR AND ONE OF HIS FEMALE STUDENTS!
A female college student, Carol, drops by her professor.s office in an effort to gain his help to do better in class. The professor, John, does help her, but does he have a motive? Does Carol have a hidden motive for asking for his help? A power struggle ensues between the professor and his student. Then an accusation by the student of sexual harassment. What exactly happened? You be the judge – and jury!
“OLEANNA is likely to provoke more arguments than any play this year.” – The New York Times.
THIS PLAY CONTAINS ADULT LANGUAGE- FOR MATURE AUDIENCES, ONLY!
90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION