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Exit Strategy

“A call to arms... Beautifully dangerous, deeply felt in each shocking discovery...Exit Strategy challenges and inspires, questioning what's worth fighting for and how to lead that fight.
— DC Metro Theatre Arts

Five Chicago public school teachers, their frazzled vice-principal and a defiant but motivated student take on a failing school system in Ike Holter’s sensational new play, Exit Strategy. Fierce, funny, and charged with anger, the sharply written play follows the motley crew as they band together to save the demolition of their school and regain the optimism and courage they thought they’d lost forever. 


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Yesterday, at our weekly staff meeting, our new Artistic Director @josh_internetting led us in the first part of a three-part branding exercise. The question: What words might people use to describe theatre in general? These words are what we came up with. Do you have anything to add? See something that shouldn't be there? Let us know in the comments. We want to hear from you! 🎭

Great news! Sending a SUPER congrats to Elizabeth Carter!! She'll be reprising her role as Carina in Colt Coeur's production of EUREKA DAY!
First rehearsal with the EXIT STRATEGY cast & crew is underway! This is gonna be a funny one 😂

@AuroraTheatreCo Rehearsal as for Joan Didion’s THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING started this week, and so we’re excited that a Bay Area icon, Stacy Ross, is playing another Bay Area icon, Joan Didion, to close out this season! Get… https://www.instagram.com/p/ByGnzabB9XZ/?igshid=4j5httcyh4ns

@AuroraTheatreCo Our 2019/2020 season brochures are in! Coming real soon to a mailbox near you (or grab it at the theatre)! . Head over to http://auroratheatre.org/1920season to check out our three Bay Area Premieres, a recent Broadway hit,… https://www.instagram.com/p/BxyDGjnh_R4/?igshid=208zfzkc1uj6

@AuroraTheatreCo Up Next at Aurora: THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING By Joan Didion | Directed By NANCY CARLIN Starring: STACY ROSS Performances start JUNE 21st! In this dramatic adaptation of her critically lauded, National Book… https://www.instagram.com/p/BxtBsi8jWgk/?igshid=1r26dut1431m8