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September 26–October 21, 2018
The Geary Theater

Photo by Kevin Berne

In Reading, Pennsylvania—the blue-collar heart of America’s steel industry—a tight-knit group of factory workers has gathered in the local bar for generations to share laughs, hopes and cold beers. But as the country heads into a new millennium, recession looms, and a lock-out turns assembly line into picket line, one event will send shockwaves through these lifelong friends, pitting them against each other in the struggle to survive.

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage forges a searing drama of the grit, drive and resilience of our conflicted American dreams.

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