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“Goodnight, Absalom” musical theater

September 19 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am

An original musical/dance/theater production from The Fox and Beggar Theater troupe from the Twin Cities will be performed outdoors in front of The Commons, 401 E. Jefferson St, Viroqua, on Sunday Sept. 19 at 7:30. There will be live music before the performance. Please bring a lawn chair. Concessions will be available before the show. A free-will donation is appreciated! https://www.foxandbeggar.com/absalom
In the fictional town of Absalom, a surreal chess match is played between two demonic railroad barons for very high stakes. Their strange game moves through a series of poignant and unique vignettes– the Dance of the Pawns, the Dance of the Knights, the Dance of the Bishops, etc.– in which the unfortunate chess pieces find themselves being made to do battle inside a prison they do not fully understand. As the game progresses, the chess pieces begin to become aware of their bleak situation…and attempt to lead a rebellion against the game itself.
Questions or comments, please call 608-286-2495 or email programs@thecommonsviroqua.org


September 19
7:00 am - 10:00 am
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The Commons


The Commons
401 E Jefferson St
Viroqua, WI 54665 United States
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