The American Place Theatre's Literature to Life® Stage Presentation of "The Things They Carried" by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried

Wednesday, November 2

Bowker Auditorium  9:30AM


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.

The Things They Carried
Curriculum connections:
Social Studies, American History, Literature, Theater and English Language Arts

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