Temple Theaters: Marat/Sade

Temple Theaters: Marat/Sade

Nov 9-19, 2016

Temple Theaters presents


by Peter Weiss
directed by Donna Snow

The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade, commonly called Marat/Sade, is a twentieth-century masterpiece. With a cast of sociopaths and schizophrenics, Marat/Sade is a parade of insanity, art and chaos in the wake of the French revolution, and a deep examination of human suffering and class struggle that still resonates today.

“Theatricality and insanity--the two most potent subjects of the contemporary theater--are brilliantly fused." - Susan Sontag

For Mature Audiences.

Runtime: 2 hrs., no intermission.

Tickets: $25 General Admission; $20 Seniors, Students & Temple University Employees (with TUid); $10 Temple Students (with TUid). Plus applicable service fees. 

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