The Ars Nova Production of 

Underground Railroad Game

created by Jennifer Kidwell & Scott R. Sheppard
with Lightning Rod Special
directed by Taibi Magar


The 2017 Obie Award Winner for BEST NEW AMERICAN THEATRE WORK 
IS NOW ON AN INTERNATIONAL TOUR!

 

UPCOMING TOUR Performances:

GET TIX February 28, 2018 | ’62 Center Williams College | Williamstown, MA 
GET TIX April 4-29, 2018 | Woolly Mammoth Theater Company | Washington, DC
GET TIX June 14 – July 1, 2018 | Curious Theatre Company | Denver, Co

For booking inquiries & info click here.

 

 

The New York Times Critics’ Pick & Best of 2016
“In-all-ways sensational.”

– Ben Brantley, The New York Times
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Time Out New York Critics’ Pick & Best of 2016
“Outrageously funny! Strikingly Rendered by bold, smart performances.”
– Adam Feldman, Time Out New York
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“Explosive! Fearlessly, ferociously uninhibited… the show’s most subversive quality is also quintessentially American: it’s wildly entertaining.”
– Elisabeth Vincentelli, The New Yorker
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ABOUT THE SHOW

Good morning, America! Welcome to Hanover Middle School, where a pair of teachers are getting down and dirty with today’s lesson. The nimble duo goes round after round on the mat of our nation’s history, tackling race, sex and power in this R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy.

 

 

WHERE WE’VE BEEN:

JUNE 1-5, 2017 • THEATER DER WELT, HAMBURG, GERMANY
January 17-21, 2018 The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 

 

 

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Underground Railroad Game premiered in New York City at Ars Nova in September 2016
Photos by Ben Arons Photography | Video by Adventure We Can