Staggering Toward America

Under St. Marks
94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Feeling disconnected in the tragic aftermath of 9/11, Rik Reppe shut down his thriving management consulting business to try to reconnect with what he lost that day. He threw his clothes, sleeping bag, and tent into his truck and left his home. He began what would become an eight-week journey across America to see the Pentagon, the World Trade Center, and a lonely field outside of Shanksville, PA. On the way, he spoke with hundreds of people asking what it means to be an American. This quest is the basis for the play, Staggering Toward America. Under Jack Rowe's direction, Reppe's storytelling comes alive with portrayals of everyday people and their selfless behavior and courageous acts as they too struggle to find meaning in post-9/11 America. Schedule Wednesday, August 13 at 5:45pm Friday, August 15 at 8:15pm Sunday, August 17 at 12:45pm Monday, August 18 at 7pm Friday, August 22 at 3:15pm Saturday, August 23 at 10:45pm

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