Theres a lot in it about his being gay, and also about his befriending a lot of the children and the people that were around the places he was in, explains Steven Tangedal, artistic director . I wouldnt call it totally anti-war. Its definitely going to be swayed in the dont-ask-dont-tell way and that he felt, from what he saw, that we were not justified in being there.
The critically lauded play begins its Denver debut tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the New Denver Civic Black Box Cabaret, 721 Santa Fe Drive, and continues through September 14, with weekend matinees at 3 p.m. Tickets are $15 to $25; veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan get in free. Visit www.theatregroup.org or call 303-309-3773.
Aug. 21-23, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., Aug. 24, 3 p.m.; Aug. 25-29, 7:30 p.m.; Sat., Aug. 30, 3 & 7:30 p.m.; Sept. 2-5, 7:30 p.m.; Sat., Sept. 6, 3 & 7:30 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 7, 3 & 7:30 p.m., 2008