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American Buffalo: A Humourous Dark Play Presented by Post Productions

July 18 @ 8:00 pm - July 20 @ 10:30 pm

American Buffalo Post Productions Poster

Post Productions presents American Buffalo, David Mamet’s tragic comedy, at The Shadowbox Theatre on July 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, & 20 2019.

In a decrepit Chicago junk shop, three ne’er-do-wells – petty thieves and junkies – plot to claw their way out of America’s economic trash-bin in a story that’s equal parts tragedy and comedy. Junk shop owner Donny, naïve young junkie Bobby, and paranoid loose cannon Teach plot to rob a coin collector who foolishly showed off a valuable American Buffalo nickel. Although they see themselves as businessmen on the rise, their ambitions clash against the realities of their own habits and deficiencies – testing the limits of friendship, interrogating the meaning of loyalty, and forcing each of them to confront the near-impossibility of trust. Is the American dream really a nightmare?

Since its premiere in 1975, audiences have loved AMERICAN BUFFALO’s vivid characters, dark humour, volatile intensity and its thoughtful examinations of friendship, loyalty, and success. Prepare yourself for a story you’ll never forget!

CAST
Joey Ouellette as Donnie
Mark Lefebvre as Teach
Seamus Tokol as Bobby

CREW
Directed by Michael O’Reilly & Michael K. Potter
Produced by Michael K. Potter, Fay Lynn & Michael O’Reilly
​Stage Manager Fay Lynn
Set Design and Construction by Matthew Burgess
Poster and Program Design by Kris Simic
​Promotional Photography by Michael K. Potter

Tickets are $25 each and available in advance online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets will also be available at the door.

The show starts at 8pm each night.

For more information please visit http://www.postproductionswindsor.ca

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Review: American Buffalo With Post Productions Actors Provides Exceptional Entertainment

Actors Joey Ouellette, Seamus Tokol, and Mark Lefebvre

Actors Joey Ouellette (left), as Donny Dubrow, Seamus Tokol, cast as Bobby, and Mark Lefebvre, as Walter “Teach” Cole, performing during a dress rehearsal of Post Productions’ presentation of American Buffalo at the Shadowbox Theatre in Windsor, Ontario, on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Photo by Robert Tuomi / Eyes On Windsor.

 

Details

Start:
July 18 @ 8:00 pm
End:
July 20 @ 10:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Post Productions Theatre Company
Email:
postproductionswindsor@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.postproductionswindsor.ca

Venue

The Shadowbox Theatre
1501 Howard Ave. Unit 103B
Windsor, Ontario N8X 3T5 Canada
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