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First Presbyterian Theatre: The Gospel According To Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: DISCORD

  • Venue: First Presbyterian Theatre
  • Dates:
    April 19, 2018
    April 20, 2018
    April 21, 2018
    April 27, 2018
    April 28, 2018
    April 29, 2018
  • Address: 300 West Wayne Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
2018-04-19 2018-04-29 First Presbyterian Theatre: The Gospel According To Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: DISCORD <div id="theater" class="col theaternews"> <h3><span><em>The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: DISCORD</em></span></h3> <p>by Scott Carter; directed by TBA</p> <p>April 19**, 20, 21, 27, 28, 29*, May 4, 5, 2018</p> <p>A founding father, a Victorian novelist and a Russian revolutionary walk into a . . . stop me if you’ve heard this one. Thomas Jefferson (yes that one), Charles Dickens (the very same) and Count Leo Tolstoy (who else?) are brought together in the afterlife for a blistering battle of wits over the true meaning of the four Gospels. Imagine the literary love-child of Steve Allen’s <em>Meeting of Minds</em>and Jean-Paul Sartre’s <em>No Exit</em>. “If religion and comedy had a baby, this would be it.” (Huffington Post)</p> <p>AUDITION DATE: by appointment only; if interested contact Thom by February 5, 2018</p> </div> <div class="clear-both"> </div> <p>*Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.; all other performances begin at 7:30 p.m.<br />**Thursday preview, all seats $12</p> 300 West Wayne Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: DISCORD

by Scott Carter; directed by TBA

April 19**, 20, 21, 27, 28, 29*, May 4, 5, 2018

A founding father, a Victorian novelist and a Russian revolutionary walk into a . . . stop me if you’ve heard this one. Thomas Jefferson (yes that one), Charles Dickens (the very same) and Count Leo Tolstoy (who else?) are brought together in the afterlife for a blistering battle of wits over the true meaning of the four Gospels. Imagine the literary love-child of Steve Allen’s Meeting of Mindsand Jean-Paul Sartre’s No Exit. “If religion and comedy had a baby, this would be it.” (Huffington Post)

AUDITION DATE: by appointment only; if interested contact Thom by February 5, 2018

 

*Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.; all other performances begin at 7:30 p.m.
**Thursday preview, all seats $12

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