The American Place Theatre's Literature to Life® Stage Presentation of "The Things They Carried" by Tim O'Brien
Wednesday, November 2
Bowker Auditorium 9:30AMTHIS SHOW IS SOLD OUT
Ages: Grades 9-12
Running Time: 60 minutes plus 30 minutes artist talkback
This masterwork of contemporary literature is a collection of short pieces about the character, Tim O'Brien, and his experiences surrounding the Vietnam War. He presents a blurred line between truth and reality, fact and fiction that makes his journey unforgettable. Actor Billy Lyons trained by Wynn Handyman performs this work. Please note this work contains strong language.
Curriculum connections: Social Studies, American History, Literature, Theater and English Language Arts