Up and Away

Theatre (new writing, contemporary)

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  • theSpace on the Mile - Space 1
  • 20:15
  • Aug 2-3, 5-10, 12-17
  • 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United States
  • Group: Carthage College Theatre Program
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

Up and Away is a drama set in rural Wisconsin. Aspiring YouTube star Madison McDoogle's attempt to rise out of poverty and isolation is threatened by drug abuse and addiction. The play serves as a timely call to action about the rising heroin epidemic and the lives it impacts. Playwright Eric Simonson is a writer and producer for Amazon Original shows The Man in the High Castle and Homecoming, and won an Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject). His Broadway credits include Lombardi, and The Song of Jacob Zulu, which was nominated for six Tony awards.

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