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Oaklandon Civic Theatre Presents The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail

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Nov 02 - 16 2013
Oaklandon Civic Theatre Presents The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail

The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

"If the law is of such a nature that it requires you to be an agent of injustice to another, then I say break the law."  So wrote the young Henry David Thoreau in 1849.  Three years earlier, Thoreau had put his belief into action and refused to pay taxes because of the United States government’s involvement in the Mexican War which Thoreau firmly believed was unjust.  For his daring and unprecendented act of protest, he was

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Tickets are $12 each.

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Additional time info:

Doors open 30 minutes before the performance. There will be a 15 minute intermission – save room for dessert as "Bonnie’s Cafe" will provide a theme oriented snack. An audience talkback will be presented after the first four performances.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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