Clybourne Park

Rapture Theatre is proud to present an exciting new production of the critically acclaimed modern American classic, Clybourne Park, don't miss it at Traverse Theatre in October!

Clybourne Park

About Clybourne Park

SCOTTISH PREMIERE: RAPTURE THEATRE IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOUTH LANARKSHIRE LEISURE AND CULTURAL TRUST

How many white men does it take to change a lightbulb?

It’s 1959 and President Eisenhower is in the White House. Bev and Russ are moving after the tragic death of their son, and they have inadvertently sold their house to the neighbourhood’s first black family.

Fifty years later, in 2009, with the first Black President just having taken office, a young white couple buy the same house in what is now a predominantly black neighbourhood.

Hailed as ‘shockingly entertaining’ and ‘appallingly funny’, Pulitzer award-winning Clybourne Park is a razor-sharp satire about the politics of race.

Age Guide: 16+

Contains moderate violence, adult themes, strong language. Strictly no Latecomers.

Supported by Creative Scotland

Image: Infinite Blue Designs

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