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Second Stage Theatre's One-Week Extension of HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Canceled

Due to a last-minute scheduling-conflict with lead actor Norbert Leo Butz, Second Stage Theatre's one-week extension of their critically-acclaimed production of How I Learned to Drive has been canceled.  The limited engagement will now conclude on Sunday, March 11 as originally scheduled.  Written by Paula Vogel and directed by Kate Whoriskey, the production features Mr. Butz and Elizabeth Reaser and is playing at Second Stage's Tony Kiser Theatre (305 West 43rd Street).  For tickets or more information, please visit

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, How I Learned to Drive explores the complex relationship between Li'l Bit (Reaser) and her Uncle Peck (Butz), as a series of driving lessons progresses from innocence to something much darker.  Told with surprising wit, Paula Vogel's acclaimed play has returned to New York City for the first time since its world premiere 15 years ago. 

How I Learned to Drive will be performed through Sunday, March 11 on the following schedule: Tuesday at 7pm, Wednesday – Saturday at 8pm, Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm and Sunday at 3pm.

Tickets are $75 and may be purchased by phoning 212-246-4422 or online at  A limited number of premium tickets are available for $125 which includes a $50 tax-deductible donation to Second Stage.  Please call the box office at 212-246-4422 to reserve. 

$30 UNDER 30 YOUTH ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE - patrons age 30 and under may purchase a limited number of specially-priced $30 tickets in advance.  Proof of age must be shown at the box office. 

A limited number of student rush tickets are $18 and are available one hour prior to curtain.  

Group tickets are available by phoning 212-246-4422

Box-office hours are Monday, 10:00am – 6:00pm, Tuesday 10:00am – 7:00pm, Wednesday through Saturday, 10:00am to 8:00pm, and Sunday, 10:00am to 3:00pm. 

For more information, please visit

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