Umbrellas for Everyone

In the not-too-distant future, a silver-tongued Salesperson peddles “Back to School” umbrellas to parents and children alike in the heart of a modern American shopping mall. But with colors like True Blue, Righteous Red, and White to Bear Arms, these are no ordinary umbrellas.
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Umbrellas for Everyone

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  • Daniel Hirsch:
    14 May. 2018
    In a country where every week there seems to a be another Pulse or a Parkland shooting, this ever-relevant play is a satirical gut punch that will make you laugh, cringe, and then haunt you for sometime after you've seen it. I saw it at CMU's Playground Festival where it was staged in a public space and the gathered crowd was mesmerized, shocked, and ultimately very moved.

Development History

  • Reading
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    Mid-America Theatre Conference
    ,
    2016

Production History

  • University
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    Playground New Works Festival - Carnegie Mellon University
    ,
    2016