A POWERFUL and TRANSFIXING piece of theater.” -The New York Times
By Ayad Akhtar
Directed by Jonathan Fox
A Co-production with The English Theater Frankfurt
April 12 - 29, 2018
A taut, gripping thriller.” -The Seattle Times
ETC's 2017-18 Season Sponsored by Leatrice Luria
Production Sponsored By Chuck and Missy Sheldon. With Additional Sponsorship from Gwen and Henry Baker, Kathy Weber, Eve Bernstein and Theater League.
In the spring, ETC will present Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright, novelist, and screenwriter Ayad Akhtar’s gripping new play, The Invisible Hand.This production is presented in a co-production with The English Theater Frankfurt, continental Europe’s largest English-speaking theater. Their most recent collaboration was on their critically-acclaimed 2016 production of Bad Jews.
- Book Club, Apr 18, 2018, 5:30 - 6:30pm: Scripts are now available for checkout at the Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 East Anapamu Street. Join other theatregoers for a lively discussion about the play from a literary and dramatic perspective. FREE!
- Pre-Show Talk, Apr 18 & 25, 2018 at 7:15 pm: Join us in the courtyard of The New Vic for an informative and insightful discussion about the play before you see it, sure to enhance your theatrical experience.
- Martini Night, Apr 20, 2018 at 7:15pm, performance at 8:00pm: Free to ticket holders. Come early to enjoy a complimentary martini and mingle before the show.
- Talk Back, Apr 26, 2018: Meet the cast after the show and discuss the production.