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Willimantic, Conn.- Eastern Connecticut State University's Theatre Program and Drama Society will present "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, in the Harry Hope Theatre in Shafer Hall. The play, directed by Eastern Performing Arts Professor David Pellegrini, will be performed on Nov. 29-Dec. 1 and Dec. 4-5 at 7:30 p.m., with a 4 p.m. matinée on Dec. 2. The public is invited. Admission is $5 for students and groups of 10 or more; $10 for Eastern faculty, staff, alumni and senior citizens; and $12 for the general public.
New York Times critic Ben Brantley has said, "Set in a courtroom in a corner of purgatory called Hope, 'Judas Iscariot' considers nothing less than the conflict between divine mercy and human free will."
For more information on "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," call the University Box Office at (860) 465-5123 or email Ellen Brodie at firstname.lastname@example.org.