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Drury University Theatre's first production of the season, the surreal, absurdist "Edward Gant's Amazing Feats of Loneliness" by Anthony Neilson, will open Wednesday Oct. 10 at 7:30pm in Sunderland Studio Theatre in Drury's O'Bannon Hall.  The production will run through Oct.13 with evening performances Wed-Sat at 7:30pm, with an additional matinee performance Saturday the 13th at 2:00pm.

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A play inspired by actual events early in the 20th century is currently being produced by Drury University  Theatre.  Milan Stitt's 1971 drama The Runner Stumbles continues Friday and Saturday March 3rd and 4th in the Studio Theatre inside Drury's Springfield Hall.

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Drury University Theatre will present John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical classic Cabaret Wednesday through Saturday November 11-14 in Wilhoit Theater. Drury Theatre head Robert Westenberg directs the production, and he readily admits that this show, which has definitely earned its "classic" status since its 1966 debut, deals with rather dark subject matter with "satire, snark"--and style.

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If you missed Missouri State University Theatre and Dance's recent production of the Moliere comedy Tartuffe, you'll have another rare chance to see this classic of the spoken theatre this month, as the Drury University Theatre Department presents their production of Tartuffe Wednesday through Saturday, April 22-25 at 7:30pm, with a 2:00pm matinee Saturday the 25th all in Wilhoit Theatre on the Drury campus. As resonant today as it was 350 years ago, this biting satire by Moliere lustily explores the machinations of a masterful and unrepentant hypocrite.

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The Drury University Department of Theatre will present "Wit," by Margaret Edson. Directed by Drury University Professor of Theater Dr. Robin Schraft, the play opens on Wednesday, March 4th at 7:30 p.m. in the Studio Theatre in Springfield Hall, and continues through Saturday March 7.