Fractured family dynamics mirror divisions in a rural Colorado town balancing jobs and economic survival against the risk to long term water needs and health in this theatrical thriller ripped from current headlines and inspired by Henrik Ibsen‘s “An Enemy of the People.”
A rural Colorado town revives its economy by allowing a natural gas company to begin a “fracking” operation in its area, injecting chemicals into the ground to mine natural gas. But, when the chemicals get into the water table, the health of the town is at stake. What’s more important, short or long term survival - having energy and power as well as financial stability or protecting the environment and the water we need to survive? Water Works" gala reception and pre-show event featuring playwright Adam Chanzit, followed by performance beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 07 November, 2012
Cost:Students free /$10-$17
Sonoma State University Rohnert Park , CA 94928
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