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Rhinoceros

Date/Time

February 11, 2021 to February 12, 2021
07:30 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s)

Description

The inhabitants of a small, provincial town turn into rhinoceroses. Ultimately the only person who does not succumb to this mass metamorphosis is Bérenger– a flustered everyman figure who is initially criticized in the play for his drinking, tardiness, and slovenly lifestyle and then, later, for his increasing paranoia and obsession with the rhinoceroses. The play is often read as a response and criticism to the sudden upsurge of Fascism and Nazism during the events preceding World War II, and explores the themes of conformity, culture, fascism, responsibility, logic, mass movements, mob mentality, philosophy and morality.

Location

Mitchell Hall Theatre View map
100 N University Dr,
Edmond, OK 73034

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