God of Carnage to Make Regional Debut at Seattle Rep; 2010-2011 Season Announced

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Yasmina Reza's Tony Award-winning comedy God of Carnage will be presented with Tarell Alvin McCraney's The Brothers Size and Melissa James Gibson's This during the 2010-2011 season at the Seattle Repertory Theatre.

The season opens with God of Carnage Oct. 1-24. The engagement marks the first American regional production of the work to be announced. A hit in London and New York, the work centers on two sets of parents who attempt and fail to resolve a playground dispute between their children. As previously reported, the award-winning comedy will not launch a national tour.

Also on the bill are Edward Albee's Three Tall Women Oct. 22-Nov. 28 and Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel Nov. 12-Dec. 5.

Laura Schellhardt's The K of D, an urban legend, starring Renata Friedman, will run Jan. 14-Feb. 20, 2011. Following will be McCraney's The Brothers Size (part of his Brother/Sister Plays trilogy) Feb. 4-27, 2011. A stage adaptation of the John Steinbeck classic Of Mice and Men will be presented March 18-April 10, 2011.

The final two offerings of the season will be Gibson's This April 8-May 15, 2011; and monologist Mike Daisey's The Agony and The Ecstasy of Steve Jobs, April 22-May 22, 2011.

For tickets phone (206) 443-2222, toll free at (877) 900-9285 or visit seattlerep.org. Seattle Repertory Theatre is located at 155 Mercer Street in Seattle, WA. *

Founded in 1963, Seattle Repertory Theatre was awarded the 1990 Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre. With an emphasis on entertaining plays of true dramatic and literary worth, Seattle Rep produces a subscription season of plays along with educational programs, new play workshops and special presentations.

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