NY Theatre Workshop 2019: "You Hateful Things" by Will Arbery
A wild and terrifying new play about three siblings and their white father; an examination of compartmentalization, whiteness, fragility, and rage.
You Hateful Things
A New York Theatre Workshop Residency Performance
by Will Arbery
directed by Taylor Reynolds
The Bentley Theater
Tickets $15; Dartmouth students $5; all other students $10.50
$50 package price for all six Summer 2019 NYTW performances
Nicole, Crystal, and Lawrence lost their mother last year. But they still have their white dad. They love their white dad. Their white dad feels like he's made of love. One day, while they're renovating his house, they discover Dad's got a white dude in a box. This white dude in a box says he hates them. They don't love this white dude in a box. It's a wild & terrifying play about compartmentalization, whiteness, fragility, and rage. Part of New York Theatre Workshop's 28th annual summer residency at Dartmouth.
About the New York Theatre Workshop Residency at Dartmouth College
New York Theatre Workshop empowers visionary theater makers and brings their work to adventurous audiences through productions, artist workshops and educational programs. Every August, the company brings their work to Dartmouth for a three-week residency, developing and performing six new works-in-progress by some of today’s most innovative professional playwrights and directors. Recent Dartmouth residency projects have included We Live In Cairo, which just closed a run at Boston’s American Repertory Theater, and Hadestown, which is now running on Broadway and was recently honored with eight Tony Awards. Visit theater.dartmouth.edu/NYTW for more information about New York Theatre Workshop's Dartmouth Residency.