Black Comedy

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Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

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Presented by the Tech Theatre Company, Black Comedy is a one-act farce by Peter Shaffer, first performed in 1965.

The play is written to be staged under a reversed lighting scheme: the play opens on a darkened stage. A few minutes into the show there is a short circuit, and the stage is illuminated to reveal the characters in a "blackout." On the few occasions when matches, lighters, or torches are lit, the lights grow dimmer. The title of the play is a pun.

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Located in Walker 207.

  • Shirley Krogel

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