the world debut of...

by Buffalo's own Mark Humphrey*

          directed by Jack Hunter*

     starring Dan Greer and Trevor Dugan

a gruff south buffalo bar in the early 1960s, the beer is cold, the beef on weck is sliced thick, the steel mills are threatening to close, Kennedy is President, half of america is busy hating the other half... and a gunshot hundreds of miles away is about to change their world forever...

Subversive Theatre is honored to launch the world premiere of this uniquely Buffalo tale with an important lesson about overcoming your own prejudices to better understand the person standing right next to you.  based on the author's first-hand experience of this stunning moment in history, Buffalo's award-winning African-American playwright Mark Humphrey* takes us on an unmistakably honest journey into the past for an intense discussion of questions that are still ripping our society apart today

Subversive Theatre is also honored to welcome accomplished actor/director Jack Hunter* for his first time directing in our den of subversion.  the cast features Daniel Greer and Trevor Dugan opposite Lawrence Rowswell* and Margo Davis

TWO WEEKENDS AT KELLY'S runs may 15th – june 6th with performances Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30.  all performances are in our home venue, The Manny Fried Playhouse at 255 Great Arrow Avenue in Suite #302 on the third floor of North Buffalo’s historic Great Arrow Building. 

tickets are $30 general admission or $25 for students, seniors, and subversive theatre members.  as always, all thursday shows are pay-what-you-can.  purchase tickets right here online or leave reservations on our phoneline at 716-462-5549.

 may 15th - june 6th, 2020          thurs, fris, & sats @ 7:30pm          at the manny fried playhouse

a south buffalo story about a world tearing apart

   * = indicates members of the subversive theatre collective

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

-bertolt brecht