Oil

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Name: Oil
Date: February 27, 2019 - March 31, 2019
Event Description:
“Scorchingly ambitious,” (The Guardian) this genre-busting American premiere follows mothers and daughters over two centuries, from the dawn of the age of oil in 1889 to its “peak-oil” demise sometime in the not-to-distant future. In five separate but connected playlets, a single mother named May defies the odds to provide for her daughter by any means necessary. From Cornwall, to Tehran, London, Baghdad, and back, the mother-daughter power struggle evolves and shifts, even as the resources that fuel it (and the rest of the world) begin to dwindle. Bursting with theatricality, big ideas, and deeply personal emotions, Oil showcases the talent of one of Britain’s fastest rising playwrights.
Location:
Olney Theatre Center
Date/Time Information:
Wed 2/27/19 7:45PM Thu 2/28/19 7:45PM Fri 3/1/19 7:45PM Sat 3/2/19 7:45PM Sun 3/3/19 1:45PM Wed 3/6/19 1:45PM Thu 3/7/19 7:45PM Fri 3/8/19 7:45PM Sat 3/9/19 1:45PM Sat 3/9/19 7:45PM Sun 3/10/19 1:45PM Wed 3/13/19 7:45PM Thu 3/14/19 7:45PM Fri 3/15/19 7:45PM Sat 3/16/19 1:45PM Sat 3/16/19 7:45PM Sun 3/17/19 1:45PM Wed 3/20/19 7:45PM Thu 3/21/19 7:45PM Fri 3/22/19 7:45PM Sat 3/23/19 1:45PM Sat 3/23/19 7:45PM Sun 3/24/19 1:45PM Wed 3/27/19 7:45PM Thu 3/28/19 7:45PM Fri 3/29/19 7:45PM Sat 3/30/19 1:45PM Sat 3/30/19 7:45PM Sun 3/31/19 1:45PM
Contact Information:
Box Office: 301-924-3400
Fees/Admission:
$40-$84 Discounts available for military, students, children, and groups.
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