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Rogers Center for the Arts

Department of Visual and Performing Arts presents “Gruesome Playground Injuries”

1:00pm EST February 16, 2013

Stevens Auditorium

By Rajiv Joseph
Directed By Kathleen Sills 

Thursday, February 14, 2013 7:00pm

Friday, February 15, 2013 7:00pm

Saturday, February 16, 2013 1:00pm and 7:00pm

These performances take place in Stevens Auditorium located in Cushing Hall at Merrimack College. 


From the author of “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo,” “Gruesome Playground Injuries” explores the cost of wounded friendships. Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Doug and Kayleen intersect at the most bizarre intervals, leading the two childhood friends to compare scars and the physical calamities that keep drawing them together. But what responsibility do we bear toward others, and how far can one person go to heal another’s wounds? “Layered with quirky humor  and poignant intensity,” writes Gwendolyn Purdom of the “Washingtonian,”  this play is “a crash course in growing up, getting hurt, and the healing power of love.”

All Tickets: $5.00

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Last modified on Sep. 7th, 2012 at 1:32pm by Kimberly Taverna.