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The Sunset Limited

by Cormac McCarthy
Starring Ron Ford and Edward Casto
Directed by Jennie Oliver
August 26 - September 11, 2016

A startling encounter on a New York subway platform leads two strangers to a run-down tenement where a life or death decision must be made. In that small apartment, Black and White, as the two men are known, begin a conversation that leads each back through his own history, mining the origins of two fundamentally opposing world views. White is a professor whose seemingly enviable existence of relative ease has left him nonetheless in despair. Black, an ex-con and ex-addict, is the more hopeful of the men though he is just as desperate to convince White of the power of faith as White is desperate to deny it. Their aim is no less than this: to discover the meaning of life. Deft, spare, and full of artful tension, The Sunset Limited is a beautifully crafted, consistently thought-provoking, and deceptively intimate work by one of the most insightful writers of our time.

Get Tickets $10

Coming Up:

Special Fundraiser! One Night Only.
The Dixie Swim Club

by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten
Directed by Tia Wooley
September 20, 2016

Five Southern women, whose freindships began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships. "The Dixie Swim Club" focuses on four of those weekends and spans a period of thirty-three years. As their lives unfold and the years pass, these women increasingly rely on one another to get through the challenges that life flings at them.

Get Tickets $25

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Stage Left Theater Association is a 501(c)(3) tax-deductible nonprofit organization committed to presenting works of social, political and intellectual merit. Your generous support for Stage Left and the arts in Spokane is greatly appreciated.

Our Mission

Our group is founded on the belief that live theater provides a mechanism for interpersonal interaction not provided by television and movies, that it should be a force for political, intellectual and social stimulation, and should be relevant to the daily lives of the audience and the players. We seek to broaden the involvement of the general population by engaging issues of topical value and stimulating the analysis and discussion of the structure and goals of society.

Evolution of a Theater

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Announcing our 2016-2017 Season

Stage Left Theater will produce five shows in our regular 2016-2017 season. Click here.   

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Stage Left Theater is a volunteer organization. We need volunteers to run the front of house (ushers, concessions, house managers, box office managers, cleaning crews) as well as performance functions (set design and construction, lighting and sound design and operation, stage managers, props and costumes) For house functions, you can volunteer online.   
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Our Calendar:



See SEASON tab for descriptions
A Piece of My Heart (1M,6F)
Directed by Heather McHenry Kroetch
6:30 August 16&17, 2016
1 asian woman (appearing 20-40)
1 black woman (appearing 30-55)
1 woman (appearing 17-37)
    (must play guitar or other string)
3 women (appearing 20-45)
1 man (appearing 18-60)
    (plays multiple roles)
Cold Readings
Plus a prepared 1-minute monolog
Guitar/Instrument demonstration required, bring your guitar

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