By Lynn Nottage
Directed by Gilbert McCauley
April 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13 at 7:30 p.m. | April 13 at 2 p.m.
School matinee April 10 at 10 a.m.
The Curtain Theater
Tickets: $15 general admission, $5 students and seniors. Purchase online
Created through interviews with the citizens of Reading, PA, Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Sweat deftly and unflinchingly examines the complicated ways race, class, and gender intersect in a struggling factory town. Nottage’s well-drawn characters stir us to think about how we overlook what hate can look like and how close it is to us, until we are forced to confront it.