"The Shape of Things" is a 2001 intelligent comedy by popular American author and film director Neil LaBute. Directed by Stacy Johnson, the central themes in "The Shape of Things" focus on the nature of stoicism, art, psychopathy, intimacy, explorations of love, and people's willingness to do things for love. It is set in a small university town in the American Midwest and centers on the lives of four young students who become emotionally and romantically involved with each other. "The Shape Of Things" stars Jamie Woodham, Ian Sorensen, Sophie Moeller and Ryan Kelly.
When Adam Sorenson, an English Literature major at Mercy, a fictitious mid-western college, meets Evelyn Ann Thompson, an attractive graduate art student, at the local museum where he works, his life takes an unexpected turn.
Champagne Reception & More
"The Shape Of Things" opens with a post-show opening night champagne reception and appetizers from the Wild River Grille. The show runs weekly with performances Wednesdays through Sundays. The March 20 matinee is followed by a talkback with the company and the audience. The doors open a half an hour before curtain time. (Artist night is Wednesday March 23rd at 8 p.m. – all tickets are $10.) Suggested for ages 8 and up.
Show Dates at Brüka Theatre
Evening 8 p.m. - March 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25 & 26
Matinees 2 p.m. - March 13 & 20