“These three guys were raised by wolves,” explains director Chris Fields. “Life is a struggle for them. But in the end it’s a love story. A story about just how difficult it can be for people to love one another. It’s a gritty, grainy and brutally funny play about love.”
Peabody Award-winning playwright Gary Lennon knows first-hand what it’s like to grow up in a dysfunctional family in a tough neighborhood.
“I’ve enjoyed a successful career partly because I’m able to mine my own life.” he laughs.
A Family Thing opens on Saturday, February 16, continuing through March 17 on Fridays and Saturdays @ 8 pm and Sundays at 7pm. Tickets are $30. Stage 52 is located at 5299 West Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90019 (2-1/2 blocks east of Hauser). For reservations and information, call (877) 369-9112 or go to www.EchoTheaterCompany.com