The Miraculous and the Mundane

by Howard L. Craft

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Workshop Production: March 23 – April 1, 2017
Directed by Joseph Megel
Produced by Manbites Dog Theater
in association with StreetSigns

Members of an African American family in Durham find their lives turned upside down when the patriarch falls ill and ties of kinship start to fray. A story of family, friendship, secrets, and hope, in a major new play by the acclaimed author of Freight: The Five Incarnations of Abel Green.

Featuring: Lakeisha Coffey, Trevor Johnson, Ron Lee McGill, and Irving W. Truitt Jr.

Produced with season support from the Duke University Department of Theater Studies. Manbites Dog Theater’s 2016-2017 season is supported by the Durham Arts Council’s Annual Arts Fund, and the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.


• Thu Mar 23 – 8:15 – Preview Bargain Night
• Fri Mar 24 – 8:15 – Opening Night + Reception
• Sat Mar 25 – 8:15
• Sun Mar 26 – 2:00 – Matinee with discussion following performance.
• Wed Mar 29 – 8:15
• Thu Mar 30 – 8:15
• Fri Mar 31 – 8:15
• Sat Apr 1 – 8:15

Running time: approximately 1:50 including intermission

SOLD OUT: We are sold out of advance tickets for the last two performances: Friday March 31 and Saturday April 1. Wait list signup – in person only – starts at the theater at 7:00 each night when we open box office. We expect to have about a dozen tickets available each night. (Questions? Visit our Tickets page and click on the “Waiting List” tab.)


NOTE: Workshop Ticket Prices
• Weekend Shows – Fri/Sat/Sun: $15 (Regular/Senior/Military)
• Weeknight Shows – Wed/Thur: $10 (Regular/Senior/Military)
• Youth/Students – $6 all shows
• Bargain Preview Thur March 23 – all tickets $5
• Season Flex Passes accepted for all shows