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    VENGEANCE IS THE LORD'S by Bob Glaudini

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    November 12-December 12, 2010

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    VENGEANCE IS THE LORD'S by Bob Glaudini

    The Horvath family forgives their trespassers — all but one. A mother's call for mercy clashes with a father's need for retribution when their daughter's murderer comes up for parole. Sharp jokes and tough love drive this searing and funny new drama, which unfolds at dinners from Thanksgiving to Easter. A modern American family asks a classic moral question: what can we do when "justice" is not...

    The Horvath family forgives their trespassers — all but one. A mother's call for mercy clashes with a father's need for retribution when their daughter's murderer comes up for parole. Sharp jokes and tough love drive this searing and funny new drama, which unfolds at dinners from Thanksgiving to Easter. A modern American family asks a classic moral question: what can we do when "justice" is not enough?

     

    "Bob Glaudini has an incredible ear for dialogue and a good sense of how modern people interact with one another." — East Bay Express


    Boston University Theatre, Mainstage

    264 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    $25-$89, $25 "35 Below" tickets for patrons 35 years and younger (valid I.D. required), $5 senior and military discounts, $10 Subscriber and B.U. Community discounts, $20 back row of the balcony (limited availability), $15 student rush seats (available two hours before curtain time for each performance)


    General Day and Time Info:

    Fri. 11/12 @ 8pm Sat. 11/13 @ 8pm Sun. 11/14 @ 7pm Tues. 11/16 @ 7:30pm Wed. 11/17 @ 7:30pm - Opening Night Thurs. 11/18* @ 7:30pm Fri. 11/19 @ 8pm Sat. 11/20 @ 2pm & 8pm Sun. 11/21 @ 2pm & 7pm Mon. 11/22 @ 7:30pm Tues. 11/23* @ 7:30pm Fri. 11/26 @ 2pm & 8pm Sat. 11/27 @ 2pm & 8pm Sun. 11/28 @ 2pm & 7pm Tues. 11/30 @ 7:30pm Wed. 12/1 @ 7:30pm Thurs. 12/2 @ 7:30pm Fri. 12/3 @ 8pm Sat. 12/4 @ 2pm & 8pm Sun. 12/5* @ 2pm Tues. 12/7 @ 7:30pm Wed. 12/8* @ 2pm & 7:30pm Thurs. 12/9 @ 7:30pm Fri. 12/10 @ 8pm Sat. 12/11 @ 2pm & 8pm Sun. 12/12 @ 2pm.


    *Related Special Event - FREE with the purchase of a ticket to any performance: Thurs. 11/18 - Out & About Club: G.L.B.T. audience members are invited to a post-show party at the theatre. Sun. 12/5 - Humanities Forum: A lively post-performance session on the historical and literary context of the show. Tues. 11/23 & Wed. 12/8- Actors Forum: Participating members of the cast take questions after the performance.


    Phone: 617 266-0800


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    • Event Name: VENGEANCE IS THE LORD'S by Bob Glaudini
      5 out of 5 stars rating "Vengeance is the Lord's"
      Review posted by: Mardy Wheeler from Natick, MA, Dec 08, 2010

      One of the best scripts together with a set that serves as a metaphore for the action as well as a backdrop, and blocking moving like a dance make for an extraordnarily fine theatre experience.... Expand

    • Event Name: VENGEANCE IS THE LORD'S by Bob Glaudini
      4.5 out of 5 stars rating "More than I expected"
      Review posted by: Fei from Boston, Dec 03, 2010

      I was held from the minute it started.. After intermission - had to get back on track - it broke the mood. But still, non-the-less was the best play I have seen in a long time. The actors and... Expand

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