Friday, Feb 16, 2018 8:00p -
Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 5:00p

Chelsea Theatre Works
187 Winnisimmet Street
Chelsea, Massachusetts 02150

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$30, $25 seniors, $15 students

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“Radical, transfixing play...a potent play for today." -The Guardian

"A timely warning about the risks of “normalization." "Strongly recommended.” -The Independent

"the most exciting new play I have seen in years.” -Express

Fascism doesn’t show up in jackboots and swastikas. It arrives in the form of a polite older gentleman on Christmas Eve.

Schimmelpfennig's play about the failure of liberal intellectuals to confront the historic danger of extremism was written in 2015 in a German context, and it's universal relevance has only become more striking in 2017. Winter Solstice is a portrait of liberal impotence in the face of blind conviction. Will these well-meaning dedicated people take action when fascism is entertaining them in their living room?

Performances of Winter Solstice are February 16-March 11, 2018
Fri. & Sat. at 8:00, Thurs. March 1 & 8 at 8:00, Sun. March 4 & 11 at 3:00

Performances will be followed by a Reception with the actors.

Starring: Maureen Adduci, Lindsay Beamish, Ambjörn Elder, Brian McCarthy, Phil Thompson

Directed by Brooks Reeves
Costumes: Elizabeth Rocha
Sound: David Reiffel
Sets/Lights: Danielle Fauteux Jacques
Stage Manager: Zaida Ramos Weiss

Running Time: apx. 1 hour 45 minutes

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