Fugitive turned island dictator Brutus Jones learns that he has a revolt on this hands and must flee for his life. O’Neill’s ground-breaking play explores the psyche of a hunted man trying to outrun his guilt and fears. Don’t miss the American theatre’s first pyschological thrill ride.
There will be a post-show talk with the director and cast after every Sunday matinee.
Please see our FAQ about attending an event at the Eugene O’Neill Historic Site before purchasing tickets.
On September 23rd and October 1st, a pre-curtain talk about The Emperor Jones will be given by Director Eric Frashier Hayes at 7pm at Tao House. Homemade Picnic suppers will be available for purchase of $20 when you buy your theater ticket online, or guests may bring their own suppers.
Picnic Supper Menu: Homemade Italian Chicken Pasta Salad, fruit salad, Ciabatta bread, a sweet treat, a glass of wine and a bottle of water.
For the Curtain Talk, an early shuttle will leave at 6pm from the Museum of the San Ramon Valley. The talk begins at 7pm.
Running Time: 70 minutes with no intermission
Cast: Dorian Lockett, Dirk Alphin, Kimberly Ridgeway, Amanda Dossa, Joe Fitzgerald, Durand Garcia, Marcell LeMar Kennix, Zoe Papadopoulos and Kira Zabrowski
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