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The State

Presented by Forum Theatre at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co.

Nov 29 - Dec 03, 2017

The State

The State is an innovative and interactive text-based performance that tells the story of activist Plamen Goranov, who he lit himself on fire in front of the Municipal Council of Varna, Bulgaria, protesting government corruption.

Forum is proud to announce the US premiere of The State, conceived by acclaimed Bulgarian theater artist Alexander Manuiloff.

The State tells the story of the last conscious night of Plamen Goranov. The next morning, February 20th, 2013, he lit himself on fire in front of the Municipal Council of Varna, Bulgaria, protesting government corruption.

A unique and interactive text-based performance, this piece challenges and engages audiences like few other works. During the performance, members of

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ADMISSION INFO

Weekday evenings and matinees are $33.

Weekend evenings are $38.

Pay what you want tickets are available at the box office an hour before the show.

Contact: 301-588-8279

Email: tickets@forum-theatre.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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The November 30th performance will feature a post-show Talk Tank discussion with creator Alexander Manuiloff, Margarita Assenova of The Jamestown Foundation, and Jessica Raven of Collective Action for Safe Spaces.

This production was made possible with support from Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company. All performances will be at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, 641 D Street, NW, Washington, DC.

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

LOCATION

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co.

641 D Street, NW, Washington, DC

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

ASL interpretation will be provided on Nov. 30th at 8 p.m. and Dec. 3rd at 2:00 pm.

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