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“Top Girls”

November 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Free - $5

The UVa-Wise Theater Department presents their adaptation of “Top Girls” as their second production of the season.  This is a cultural activity credit event.

Free to UVa-Wise students & employees / $5 for public

Synopsis of “Top Girls” by Caryl Churchill – Marlene has been promoted to managing director of a London employment agency and is celebrating. The symbolic luncheon is attended by women in legend or history who offer perspectives on maternity and ambition. In a time warp, these ladies are also her co-workers, clients, and relatives. Marlene, like her famous guests, has had to pay a price to ascend from proletarian roots to the executive suite: she has become, figuratively speaking, a male oppressor, and even coaches female clients on adopting odious male traits.

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
Free - $5
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Organizer

Visual and Performing Arts Department
Email:
vpar-dept@uvawise.edu