Seven Guitars

Sep 28, 2016 to Nov 04, 2016

Playing at Old Town Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street, San Diego, CA 92110

Presented by Cygnet Theatre

In the backyard of a Pittsburgh tenement in 1948, friends gather to mourn for a blues guitarist and singer who died just as his career was on the verge of taking off. The action that follows is a flashback to the busy week leading up to Floyd's sudden and unnatural death. Seven Guitars is part bawdy comedy, part dark elegy and part mystery. This lyrical play is the fifth in August Wilson's ten-play cycle which charts the African-American experience through each decade of the 20th century and is performed in rep with King Hedley II.

"Rich, music-drenched drama" - New York Times

Support the Arts Full-Price: $39.00-$52.00
ArtsTix price: $19.50-$26.00

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