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Curse of the Starving Class

The Tates are on the brink of emotional and financial ruin as each family member plans a desperate escape. Ella plots with a smarmy real estate agent, while husband Weston holes up at the local bar, and 13-year-old Emma dreams of a life of crime. Meanwhile, son Wesley tries desperately to hold the house together, and the family's lamb takes the brunt of it all. Winner of the 1978 Obie Award for Best New American Play, Curse asks whether our family is our destiny of if we can alter our own futures.

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Written By

Sam Sheppard

Directed By

Lane Savadove

Estimated Run Time

2 hours 20 minutes
Closing Soon
Jun 15 - Jun 26, 2022
Buy Tickets
$12-$39

Box Office

267.273.1414

Venue

Black Box Theater at the URBN Center Annex
3401 Filbert Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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