How the World Began
- Wed, Jan 16, 2013 – Sun, Feb 24, 2013 • Wed/Thu 7:30 Fri/8:00 Sat/4:00/8:00 p.m. Sun/2:00/7:00
External Link: Event Website
Location: Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Religion and science collide in a visceral examination of the way in which we navigate interpersonal relationships involving seemingly irreconcilable beliefs—and just how hard it is to truly listen to one another in an increasingly polarized world. Looking to rebuild her fractured life, high school biology teacher Susan relocates from New York City to a small Kansas town reeling in the aftermath of a devastating tornado. Ready for more than a little culture shock, Susan finds herself unprepared for the firestorm that engulfs the town after she makes an off-hand comment about the origin of the universe.