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Beyond Therapy

Saturday, December 16, 2000
01h: 34m:07s | 2221 views

Directed by Michael Cesarano

The QCC Department of Speech and Theatre is pleased to present Beyond Therapy. Faculty member Michael Cesarano directs a cast of QCC students in this 1981 Christopher Durang play.

Beyond Therapy, is a comedy and a singular love story. It is a tale of two unusual people who, aided by their dedicated therapists, strive to wrest happiness from an indifferent world. This is a story which will appeal to anyone who has ever taken the trouble to wonder why, with the millions of new therapists and social workers brandishing their advanced degrees, it seems that we remain no less screwed up than we were in earlier eras, and probably more so.

But let us make clear that Beyond Therapy was not written to ridicule and condemn practitioners of a noble and useful (in theory, at least) profession. This is a story of people, not of professions. We think you'll enjoy it. See you at the show!

Performances are in the Shadowbox Theater, which is located in the Z Building, on Friday, December 8th at 8 p.m., Saturday, December 9th at 8 p.m., Wednesday, December 13th at 2:15 p.m., Thursday, December 14th at 8 p.m., Friday, December 15th at 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 16th at 2 p.m. and 8p.m. Tickets are available at the Box Office (Library 1st floor) or one hour before performance at the door. Ticket prices: QCC students, staff and faculty with ID - $3.00, General Admission - $8.00, Seniors and Performing Arts Subscribers - $5.00. Special Bargain Matinee on Wednesday - $1.00. For more information or group sales call 718-631-6311 or 718-631-6284.

Website: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/SpeechTheatre/