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Wang Dang by Tom Noonan, directed by George Toles, remounted

January 14, 2015 — 

Distinguished professor George Toles calls film actor and New York City playwright Tom Noonan “the playwright of ontological insecurity.”

Now the company Snakeskin Jacket, which includes U of M Black Hole Theatre alumni Ivan Henwood, Jane Walker, is mounting a “re-play” of their 2014 Fringe Festival hit, Tom Noonan’s Wang Dang. The limited four-night run will act as a fundraiser for the company and their brand new Studio 315.

“It’s 1997. A heat wave, a cheap motel room without air conditioning registered to a career-stalled film director hired for a campus speaking engagement. Three people converge to internally debate the great questions: whether to have casual sex either to boost one’s ego or possibly advance one’s career. A pizza arrives, a drink is spilled, opening the floodgates for existential shenanigans (by turns tense and ludicrous) of the sort that would astonish God Himself, if only He existed.” – Director, George Toles

Wang Dang by Tom Noonan

Featuring: Ivan Henwood, Jane Walker, Kerri Woloszyn. Stage-managed by Jadsia Suzuki-Smith

Directed by George Toles

Dates/Times:
Wednesday, January 14/8:00 PM
Thursday January 15/8:00 PM  (pay what you can)
Friday, January 16/8:00 PM
Saturday, January 17/8:00 PM

Location: Studio 320 – 70 Albert Street
Tickets: 204.797.4104 or snakeskininfo [at] gmail [dot] ca
See more information about the past show here.

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