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CSU Presents Angels in America: Millennium Approaches, Feb. 26-March 8

Show runs February 26-March 8 at Outcalt Theatre at PlayhouseSquare

Cleveland State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance, a resident company of PlayhouseSquare, continues its third full season in the Allen Theatre complex with the production of Angels in America Part 1: Millennium Approaches, running February 26 through March 8 at the Outcalt Theatre at PlayhouseSquare.

Angels posterWritten by Tony Kushner and directed by Russ Borski, this epic drama of America in the 1980s focuses on the stories of two troubled couples, one gay, one straight. Their stories become intertwined and the tale turns into what The New York Times called “A vast, miraculous play. . . . provocative, witty and deeply upsetting. . . . a searching and radical rethinking of American political drama.”

Shows run Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:00 p.m.; click here for complete schedule. Tickets can be purchased by phone from the PlayhouseSquare Ticket Office at 216-241-6000, online at, or in person at the State Theatre Ticket Office, located at 1519 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.


A one-night-only dinner and show option is available for $20 per person on Friday, March 6. The price includes dinner at Elements Bistro at 2300 Euclid Avenue (beginning at 4:30 p.m. and lasting to show time) and a ticket to the show. Reservations are available through PlayhouseSquare.

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