A SMALL FAMILY BUSINESS Returns to NT, 8/3

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A riotous exposure of entrepreneurial greed by Olivier Award-winning playwright Alan Ayckbourn (Bedroom Farce, A Chorus of Disapproval). A Small Family Business returns to the National Theatre for the first time since its celebrated premiere in 1987, when it won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play.

Jack McCracken: a man of principle in a corrupt world. But not for long. Moments after taking over his father-in-law's business he's approached by a private detective armed with some compromising information. Jack's integrity fades away as he discovers his extended family to be thieves and adulterers, looting the business from their suburban homes. Rampant self-interest takes over and comic hysteria builds to an unexpected climax.

Tickets: $20 general; $15 full-time students and seniors

Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive, Irvine CA
www.thebarclay.org | 949.854.4646

Sunday, August 03, 2014 @ 2:00 PM
www.thebarclay.org

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