The 2017-2018 Underground Season

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God of Carnage
September 14, 15, 16, 17*

God of Carnage

Play by Yasmina Reza
Directed by Zach Tieken

September 14, 15, 16, 17*

What happens when two civilized couples get together to discuss a recent playground altercation among their respective children? This dark comedy explores the point where emotions and reason part company.

Oleanna
November 9, 10, 11, 12*

Oleanna

Play by David Mamet
Directed by Toni Schaperjohn

November 9, 10, 11, 12*

A power struggle between a university professor and one of his female students, who accuses him of sexual exploitation and, by doing so, spoils his chances of being accorded tenure.

Killer Joe
February 15, 16, 17, 18*

Killer Joe

Play by Tracy Letts
Directed by Jakob Bilinski

February 15, 16, 17, 18*

A financially and morally bankrupt family hires a hit man to kill the family matriarch in order to collect the insurance money in this darkly disturbing, at times uncomfortable dramatic comedy by Tracy Letts.

Talk Radio
April 12, 13, 14, 15*

Talk Radio

Play by Eric Bogosian
Directed by Clay Prindle

April 12, 13, 14, 15*8

Cleveland’s controversial radio host’s nightly call-in radio show has just been picked up for national syndication where the number of lost souls, and sponsors, he can insult has just become limitless.

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Play by Yasmina Reza
Directed by Zach Tieken

September 14, 15, 16, 17*

What happens when two civilized couples get together to discuss a recent playground altercation among their respective children? This dark comedy explores the point where emotions and reason part company.


Play by David Mamet
Directed by Toni Schaperjohn

November 9, 10, 11, 12*

A power struggle between a university professor and one of his female students, who accuses him of sexual exploitation and, by doing so, spoils his chances of being accorded tenure.


Play by Tracy Letts
Directed by Jakob Bilinski

February 15, 16, 17, 18*

A financially and morally bankrupt family hires a hit man to kill the family matriarch in order to collect the insurance money in this darkly disturbing, at times uncomfortable dramatic comedy by Tracy Letts.


Play by Eric Bogosian
Directed by Clay Prindle

April 12, 13, 14, 15*8

Cleveland’s controversial radio host’s nightly call-in radio show has just been picked up for national syndication where the number of lost souls, and sponsors, he can insult has just become limitless.