Task

Task is a play about growing up, taking risks and asking the hard questions that there never seems to be any easy answer to. It's a dark comedy centered around 8 friends as they grow up through high school and beyond. The play comically impales education, church, and authority figures and asks: can we confront the problems in front of us or must we become the problems ourselves?

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Task is a play about growing up, taking risks and asking the hard questions that there never seems to be any easy answer to. It's a dark comedy centered around 8 friends as they grow up through high school and beyond. The play comically impales education, church, and authority figures and asks: can we confront the problems in front of us or must we become the problems ourselves?

"The (Walking Fish) theater is home to a number of Fringe shows this year, the highlight of which is Dave Ebersole’s Task, a brutal and funny new work impaling authority in all forms in its investigation of teen sex, drugs, racism, and suicide." - thespiritnews.com

"Almost every page has some past connectivity for an audience. It’s sad and happy and funny. It's like a hyper sexualized, anarchistic, Lord of the Flies meets The Peanuts." - visual artist Seth Darnall
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