now in the seventeenth year of our kamikaze mission to bring you the most provocative, the most defiant, the most empowering, and the most urgently necessary plays under the sun...

 come be a part of the revolution, we look forward to subverting YOU!

for the 3rd show in our 17th season of radical theatre
we unapologetically present the dark odyssey...

by Philip Ridley


directed by Michael Doben*
starring Zach Bellus & Justyne Harris

running january 17th - february 8th

Subversive Theatre turns 17 years old this season!

in Trump's America we need all the subversion we can get and Subversive Theatre is proud to do our small part with a new season that features some old-time protest greats and some scorching hot new radical plays that you won't find anywhere else!

- New York Times

"A play whose luridness is matched, even trumped, by its intelligence."

congrats to the entire team who brought to life
our SMASH HIT production of...

by Qui Nguyen

-Melinda Miller, BUFFALO NEWS  11/5/19

Five buffalos!!!
(out of five)

-Peter Hall, BUFFALO RISING  10/29/19

Four Stars!!!
(out of four)

"a take no prisoners triumph"

"truly superb -- funny and touching with a great message"

congrats to the whole team that kicked off our
17th season of radical theatre with a BANG
with our off-the-wall production of...

adapted for the stage by JOSEPH HELLER himself

"Art is NOT a Mirror to Reflect Reality But a Hammer to Shape It!"

-bertolt brecht