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Who decides what’s best for a child? 

Rebecca Gilman's latest play is heartrending, hopeful, and resists easy answers.


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"Abi Morgan's language makes for a crisp, evocative and finely wrought world." Don't miss this Bay Area Premiere -- previews for SPLENDOUR start Friday 6/23! Reserve your place in a repeating history at 510.843.4822 or auroratheatre.org

Revolution might be thundering away outside the mansion in which Aurora Theatre Company’s “Splendour” is set, but inside, as four women wait in vain for a dictator to return, Abi Morgan’s language…
SPLENDOUR starts previews on Friday! Abi Morgan's dazzling puzzle of a play toys with narrative structure, allowing new moments to come into focus as the action replays and repeats. PWYC Previews June 23-28 (cash only, 30 minutes prior to curtain), or ignite your Independence Day weekend with $15 off reserved seats June 30-July 5 (use the code FIREWORK15 at checkout). 510.843.4822 or auroratheatre.org

A revolution grows violent outside the opulent presidential palace of an unnamed country. Inside, four women await the arrival of the embattled dictator: his wife, her best friend, a British...
SPLENDOUR by Abi Morgan starts previews Friday, June 23! As always, previews at Aurora are Pay-What-You-Can (PWYC). PWYC tickets can be purchased 30 minutes before showtime at the box office, with cash only, subject to availability. Or, reserve your seat at 510.843.4822 or auroratheatre.org!

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@AuroraTheatreCo SPLENDOUR starts previews 6/23! Reserve now at http://auroratheatre.org or 510.843.4822 http://youtu.be/b2vtH5L-U9Y?a

@AuroraTheatreCo Spicy weekend: We've got the (prop) chili vodka ready for SPLENDOUR tech, and it's Salsa Sunday in @dwntwnberkeley! http://www.downtownberkeley.com/berkeley-salsa-sundays/