“Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.” –Voltaire
The Raleigh Ensemble Players Theatre Company closes its 2009/2010 Season with Steven Dietz’s riveting docu-drama GOD’S COUNTRY. Based upon actual court transcripts, Dietz’s highly theatrical play details the growth of the white supremacist movement in America during the 1980’s while focusing on three narrative spines: the Seattle trial of a paramilitary group called The Order; the assassination of Denver radio personality Alan Berg; and the passionate ideals and actions of The Order’s founder Robert J. Mathews.
GOD’S COUNTRY will be performed at the Cary Academy Fine and Performing Arts Center (1500 N. Harrison Avenue) and features the following 09/10 REP Ensemble members: Hillary Aarons, Leo Brody, Sean A. Brosnahan, Jessica Jalal Phelps, Brenda Lo, Chris Milner, Eric Morales, Thomas Porter, L.A. Rogers, Staci Sabarsky, Shawn Smith, and Shawn Stoner.
Five Performances Only: June 24, 25, 26; July 1 and 2 at 8pm.Special Events:
Thursday, June 24–PAY WHAT YOU CAN performance
Thursday, July 1–Audio Described performance. Pre-show Tactile Tour at 7:15pm
- General Admission–$15
- Students, Seniors, Military, and Educators–$12
- Group Rates Available for parties of 10 or more
Reservations: www.realtheatre.org or 919-832-9607