by Annie Baker
directed by Nathan Motta
March 3 - 26, 2017
2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
2013 OBIE Award, playwriting
2013 susan smith blackburn prize
Act I - 86 min.
Act II - 72 min.
One 15 minute Intermission
Content Advisory: Adult Language, Sexual Situations
In a run-down movie theater in central Massachusetts, three underpaid employees mop the floors and attend to one of the last 35-millimeter film projectors in the state. Their tiny battles and not-so-tiny heartbreaks play out in the empty aisles, becoming more gripping than the movies on screen.
With keen insight and finely-tuned comedy, THE FLICK is a hilarious and heartrending cry for authenticity in a changing world.
"Funny, heartbreaking, sly, and unblinking. THE FLICK may be the best arguement anyone has yet made for the continued necessity, and profound uniqueness, of theater." - New York Magazine
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