Based on the recommendations and policies of local and federal officials and our own commitment to the health and well-being of our community, Trinity Rep has made the difficult decision to cancel all remaining performances of Sweat and Sweeney Todd, in addition to the previously announced cancellation of A Tale of Two Cities. Read more here.
The unintended consequences of community without opportunity
Warm humor and tremendous heart permeate this Pulitzer Prize-winner and hit Broadway play. Deep in the Rust Belt, blue-collar factory workers swear by longtime friendships that seem unbreakable. These women spend their days working at physically-demanding jobs and their evenings laughing over drinks and dreaming of retirement. But mistrust, pride, and the economic pressures from a changing America introduce fissures in the foundation of this chosen family. Soon the bonds shatter, forever altering the path of two generations.
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