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Ben Butler presented by Gloucester Stage Company

Presented by Gloucester Stage at Gloucester Stage, Gloucester MA

Aug 02 - 25
Ben Butler presented by Gloucester Stage Company

Richard Strand’s Ben Butler, a smart and funny discourse on race, protocol and our sense of humanity garnered high critical acclaim during its Off Broadway run in 2016.

When an escaped slave shows up at Fort Monroe demanding sanctuary during the Civil War, Union General Benjamin Butler is faced with an impossible moral dilemma – follow the letter of the law, or make a game-changing move that could alter the course of US history? Benjamin Butler, a lawyer and former Governor of Massachusetts who championed the causes of labor and of naturalized citizens, spent his summers in the Bayview neighborhood of Gloucester (present-day Ames Estate). Joe Discher who

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ADMISSION INFO

BOSTIX TICKET DEAL INFO

August 2 – 3 (Preview Performances)
Price Level:
Side Seating
Full Price: $35
BosTix Price: $17.50 + Fee


August 4 – August 25
Price Level:
Side Seating
Full Price: $48
BosTix Price: $24 + Fee


Seating is reserved. Specific seats will be assigned by presenting organization.

Contact: 9782814433

Email: boxoffice@gloucesterstage.com

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Additional time info:

Talk Back events will take place after the matinee performances on August 11 and August 18.

LOCATION

Gloucester Stage

267 East Main Street, Gloucester, MA 01930

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Dates and Times

Wednesday, Aug 21

7:30 pm at Gloucester Stage

Thursday, Aug 22

7:30 pm at Gloucester Stage

Friday, Aug 23

7:30 pm at Gloucester Stage

Saturday, Aug 24

2:00 pm at Gloucester Stage

Saturday, Aug 24

7:30 pm at Gloucester Stage

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