Yankee Tavern

poster of Yankee Tavern
Directed by Elizabeth Craven

Runs February 06 – February 23

Thursday*, Friday, Saturday @ 8pm; Sundays @ 5pm *Thursdays are Pay-What-You-Will


General $25 – Senior (+62) $20 – Student $15

Starring Anthony Abate, Tyler Costin, John Craven and Ilana Niernberger
Set Design by Paul Gilger
Stage Management by Ross Brown

THE STORY: Just when you thought you’d heard every crazy 9/11 conspiracy theory, a stranger walks into the Yankee Tavern. There, inside the walls of this crumbling New York tavern, a young couple finds themselves caught up in what might be the biggest conspiracy of all. Steven Dietz’s acclaimed and already widely produced dramatic thriller—a selection of the National New Play Network’s Continued Life Project—is a fierce, funny and ultimately mind-bending work of theatrical power that grips you until the final word. What you don’t know can hurt you.

QUOTES: “YANKEE TAVERN is a cousin to John Patrick Shanley’s Doubt: The play isn’t really about what did or didn’t happen; it’s about the agony of uncertainty. The play’s lightning flashes come from Dietz’s insights into Americans’ obsession with conspiracies.” —Miami Herald.

“A superb playwright…an edge-of-your-seat thriller.” —Palm Beach Daily News.