American Hero

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JAN 30, 2018 to FEB 25, 2018
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 8:00 PM
Saturday 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sunday 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM


George Street Playhouse
103 College Farm Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Playwright - Christopher Demos-Brown

Director - David Saint

An Iraq war heros perfect life starts to unravel when a fellow soldier seeking justice shows up threatening to expose a hidden past. From the author of last seasons American Son, this probing drama shines a light on how America honors its veteran soldiers as well as the corrupting effect of awards and commendations, and questions what it truly means to be a hero. American Hero joins American Son and a yet-to-be titled new work to create a trilogy of plays that explore American injustice. American Hero is the recipient of the Steinberg Award Citation from the American Theatre Critics Association. Learn more and get tickets here.

"This is a playwright who crafts smart, insightful dialogue and memorable characters in service of compelling, engagingly theatrical stories."

- Miami Herald

American Hero is sponsored by The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation.