The Drama Center Presents the Science Fiction Play “R.U.R.” April 20-28
GREENSBORO, NC (April 2, 2018) – The Drama Center Presents the “R.U.R.” by Karel Capek at 8 pm, April 20, 21, 27 and 28, and at 6:30 pm April 26, in the Stephen D. Hyers Theatre at the Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St. Admission is $10 for seniors and students, $15 for adults, and $5 for the April 26 show. Tickets may be purchased online or at the door.
Science fiction buffs will thoroughly enjoy this play, which influenced novels like “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” and films such as “Blade Runner.” R.U.R. stands for Rossum’s Universal Robots, a company that mass produces artificial humans to serve mankind. At first, the artificial humans are happy. But as they became more advanced, they revolt against their human leaders. This is a dark play, but it is filled with hope.
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