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Investigating the hot-button topics of gender and race politics, Anna Ziegler (“newly and justly hot” -New York Times) tells a story about our crippling desire to fit in. Amber and Tom, both freshmen at Princeton, spend a drunken night together. Soon after, they find themselves testifying at a sexual misconduct hearing. As the two students, one black and one white, tell their stories, we are left wondering how to find certainty and justice when there are three sides to every story.


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"Brilliant...Run to see this sparkling gem at Aurora Theatre." We have 4 seats open for this evening's performance of ACTUALLY...another perfect chance for $20 rush tix! Show starts at 8!

“Actually” Asks the Rape Question Head-On, at Aurora, Berkeley “Actually” Asks the Rape Question Head-On, at Aurora, Berkeley March 17, 2019 bdhorwitz Anna Ziegler Interrogates Princeton Freshmen, Brilliantly by Barry David Horwitz Playwright Anna Ziegler won’t let us off the hook. She pre...
BERKELEYSIDE: "The two actors deserve kudos for their nuanced and compelling portrayals in 'Actually'" We're so proud of Michael & Ella, their stellar performances, and our amazing designers. Watch our trailer and see for yourself! Performances continue thru May 5th! bit.ly/ActuallyAurora The creative team for ACTUALLY includes: Giulio Perrone--Set; Ulises Alcala --Costumes; Jim Cave--Lighting; and James Ard--Sound. Trailer by Max Oginz.

"At Aurora Theatre, the production is compelling and all consuming, as two separate stories emerge into one — only to continue to clash in the end."
Accusations of sexual assaults are complicated, often coming down to a “he said, she said.” What is so striking about this play is how Ziegler turns this idea on its head by providing years worth of information regarding these characters’ lives, leading up to how they view and speak about the ...

@AuroraTheatreCo Only one more night to take advantage of our Pay-What-You-Can tickets for Anna Ziegler's ACTUALLY! . PWYC tickets available 30 minutes before curtain, cash only. Credits (L-R): Michael A.… https://www.instagram.com/p/Bu9efCzBSEN/?utm_source=ig_twitter_share&igshid=9vy28kp5dq56

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@AuroraTheatreCo Here’s a sneak peak of our Technical Director and team prepping for our run of Anna Ziegler’s ACTUALLY. Previews start tomorrow, 3/8! Get tix: http://bit.ly/ActuallyAurora #auroratheatreco… https://www.instagram.com/p/Buuiwe0hb1n/?utm_source=ig_twitter_share&igshid=noywfwmfzlk7