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"A smashing satire!" -Oakland Tribune

Shaw's take on gentrification, rent prices, and social responsibility is as timely today as it was in 1892.

 

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Big news: WIDOWERS' HOUSES is now extended through March 4! Previews begin January 26 and tickets are going fast -- buy now for the best prices on this rarely-produced Shaw comedy. Reserve today: 510.843.4822 or http://auroratheatre.org/widowers-houses


No one is innocent of the excesses of capitalism in this crackling comic satire that launched George Bernard Shaw’s career as a playwright. When Harry Trench, a well-intentioned...
Photographs of Victorian slums (these in Glasgow, a rapidly-growing city at the time) by Thomas Annan. City slums inhabited by the working poor and managed by unscrupulous landlords were among the social problems Shaw's 'plays unpleasant' illuminated with wit and humor. WIDOWERS' HOUSES by G.B. Shaw starts January 26 at Aurora. Call 510.843.4822 or visit auroratheatre.org/widowers-houses for tickets & information.


View 'The Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow', a collection of photographs on the British Library's Discovering Literature website.
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@AuroraTheatreCo Big news: WIDOWERS' HOUSES is now extended through March 4! Previews begin January 26 and tickets are going fast -- buy now for the best prices on this rarely-produced Shaw comedy. Reserve today: 510.843.4822 or http://auroratheatre.org/widowers-houses

@AuroraTheatreCo Thankfully, for the rest of us, there are plays. Shaw's WIDOWERS' HOUSES starts January 26! 510.843.4822 | http://auroratheatre.org/widowers-houses