Dead Man's Cell Phone


Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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by Sarah Ruhl
directed by Kevin Dreyer

April 15-19, 2015
Patricia George Decio Theatre
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Gordon sits in a café, waiting for someone to notice he's dead.  Then his cell phone rings...

In this quirky comedy, Pulitzer-finalist and MacArthur Fellow Sarah Ruhl examines the ethical questions raised by the role of technology in modern life. Is there a place for “compassionate obfuscation,” or is the truth always preferable, no matter how painful?    

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