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Girls take to the stage

Girls take to the stage
(L-R) Justine Gorry portrays a character bsed on the obedient wife in the “Clerk’s Tale” from Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales and Alexa Maris plays a concubine to the Emperor of Japan in the 13th Century during dress rehearsal for Top Girls on Oct. 15, 2018, in Woodland Hills, Calif. Photo by Natalie Miranda

Caryl Churchill’s Top Girls comes to Pierce College under the direction of Shaheen Vaaz.

This all female cast production highlights the life altering decisions women in society have to face, whether to become a mother and raise a family or follow their dreams.  

The play takes place in the 1980’s in England.

According to the Top Girls poster, the play is “an insightful commentary on bourgeois feminism, this bold and ingenious work offers one of theatre’s most honest portraits of what it means to be a woman in the modern world.”

Top Girls opens Friday Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. at the Dow Arena Theatre, with other showings on Oct. 19, 20, 26 and 27 at 8 p.m. and Oct. 21 and 28 at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com