Reviewed and Recorded by Tracey Paleo, Gia On The Transfer
Confronting your previous may be disturbing…
Particularly when the individual you really liked most and who you shared your most cherished childhood recollections with, was the identical individual sexually abusing you.
Paula Vogel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play is a reminiscence play that makes use of the metaphor of driving to take care of the problems of #pedophelia, incest and #misogyny because it additionally explores the concepts of management and manipulation – concepts that immediately, have additionally been re-labeled as “grooming”. @GiaMedia3 #theater #theatre #NOHO #assessment #CollaborativeArtistsEnsemble
Written by Paula VOGEL
Directed by STEVE JARRARD
Offered by COLLABORATIVE ARTISTS ENSEMBLE
The corporate: KATHY BELL DENTON, SOPHIA GONZALES, JOHN OGDEN, SAGE PORTER, JAEL SARAN, MEG WALLACE and MARK McCLAIN WILSON
Venue: The Sherry Theatre, 11052 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601
WHEN: February 17- March 19, 2023. Fri. & Sat. at 8:00, Solar. at 7:00.
ADMISSION: $30. Seniors and college students with I.D., $20.
RESERVATIONS: (323) 860-6569.
ONLINE TICKETING: howilearnedtodrive.brownpapertickets.com
ESTIMATED RUNNING TIME: 1 hour, 40 minutes. No intermission.
CONSUMER ADVISORY: Mature themes. Instructed for audiences age 13 to Grownup.
HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE is the story of Li’l Bit, and playwright Paula Vogel has created in her one of many richest and most interesting feminine protagonists in modern literature. The play focuses on her progress between the ages of 11 and 18. Her mental and bodily improvement are each accelerated and she or he is on her technique to changing into a younger lady of appreciable potential. Missing a father at house, her uncle Peck steps in to counsel her and educate her issues, like the way to drive (therefore the title). However that’s not all.
Picture by Mike Casey: Meg Wallace and Lane Wray.
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