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Theater Review: The Beauty Plays

The Beauty Plays

Posted March 2010 | Photo by Brandon Thibodeaux

In three works collectively known as The Beauty Plays, controversial playwright Neil LaBute portrays with astute accuracy (and only a minor sense of political correctness) America's obsession with physical attractiveness.  Using in-your-face dialogue, laugh-out-loud humor, and a clever blend of literary and pop culture references, LaBute is unapologetic and refreshingly (but brutally) honest in his assessment of love, beauty, and the unending maintenance of ongoing relationships.

The Shape of Things

Tuesday, February 23 - Sunday, May 9, 2010

Adam, an overweight college student who falls in love with Evelyn, a sexy graduate art student. But this is not a cute little light-hearted romantic comedy. It is not [read more]

Fat Pig

Friday, November 5 - Sunday, December 5, 2010

Tom, a successful, in-shape professional, falls into a romantic relationship with Helen a plus size librarian. And while Helen is completely content with her body, [read more]

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