‘An Octoroon’ at Stage West Theatre - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

‘An Octoroon’ at Stage West Theatre

Now - September 30

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    ‘An Octoroon’ at Stage West Theatre
    Evan Michael Woods
    Ryan Woods, Morgana Wilborn, and Nikki Cloer in the Obie award winning play 'An Octoroon'

    NBC 5 and the Stage West Theatre invite you to experience ‘An Octoroon’ by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at Stage West Theatre in Fort Worth, now through September 30.

    This play-within-the-play tells the story of the young, new heir to a Southern plantation and his love of the ward of the estate who is 1/8 black. As the lines between the antebellum and the contemporary begin to blur, this fascinating and hilarious play becomes a moving challenge to the racial climate of America both then and now. It’s a completely unique piece of theatre and not to be missed!

    A debt-ridden plantation, a new owner, a lovely young woman with a secret, and an assortment of slaves—these antiquated elements have been mashed up against a contemporary framework to create an astonishing, outrageously comic, and eloquent perspective on race in America, in ‘An Octoroon.’ This Obie award winning play makes its 5-week run at Stage West.

    NOTE: This production contains very strong language and adult material.

    To learn more, reservations and information are available through the Box Office (817-784-9378), or on the website, www.stagewest.org.  

    An Octoroon
    Presented by Stage West Theatre
    Now - September 30
    821 W. Vickery Blvd.
    Fort Worth, Texas 76104
    817-784-9378
    www.stagewest.org