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44 Plays for 44 Presidents

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By Andy Bayiates, Sean Benjamin, Genevra Gallo-Bayiates, et al.
Directed by Carin Bratlie

Calvary Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
3901 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407

44 Plays for 44 PresidentsReceiving rave reviews during its initial run, Theatre Pro Rata’s production of 44 Plays for 44 Presidents returns for a special Election Night encore performance! A chronological, biographical survey of each of the 44 men who have held one of the most revered and regrettable positions of power on earth. Their miracles and misfires are celebrated by a fistful of actors while moving through comedic and tragic moments, revelations, reconstructions, and mini-musicals.

Where has the presidency gone since its fall from paradise? Where will it continue on to? And how much responsibility do we-the people-hold? Originally created by the Neo-Futurists in Chicago, 44 Plays for 44 Presidents is a love song to every Mad Tom, Tricky Dick, and William Henry Harri-who.

This performance is part of the nationwide Plays for Presidents Festival. 43 other companies will be performing 44 Plays at the same time, breaking the all-time record for most simultaneous productions of a play!

General admission tickets are on a sliding scale from $14 to $41 at the door.

For more information or to purchase tickets in advance, please visit our website, http://www.theatreprorata.org.

For reservations or other questions, please call (612) 234-7135 or email info@theatreprorata.org.