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Reed College Thesis Production: "Gallows Humor," February 23-25



Written by Jack Richardson and directed by Rowen Haigh ’06 in partial fulfillment of her thesis in directing, Gallows Humor is a comic critique of modern culture exploring life, death, and personal fulfillment (or lack thereof) in the context of a small-town prison.


7:30 p.m. for all performances


Reed studio theatre, Reed College, Portland (Use west parking lot off of SE 28th Avenue.)


$1 for current Reed students, faculty, and staff; $2 for senior citizens and non-Reed students; $3 general admission


For more information, the public is asked to visit the Reed events website at or call the Reed events line at 503/777-7755. To make reservations, please call the Reed theatre box office at 503/777-7284.


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