Atlanta's Rising Sage Theatre Closes Out Season With Paris Crayton III's "Brothers of Affliction"

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ATLANTA - Nov. 2, 2015 - PRLog -- Atlanta's Rising Sage Theatre, helmed by Managing Director, Kirk D. Henny and Artistic Director, Paris Crayton III (Creative Loafing Atlanta's 2014 Best Local Playwright, Atlanta Journal Constitution's 2013 One to Watch and's 2013 30 Under 30), is closing out it's season with a presentation of Crayton's critically acclaimed play Brothers of Affliction, directed by Robert John Connor.

Brothers of Affliction is the story of three brothers and the deep secrets that bond them together yet tear them apart. The intriguing story delves into the troubled lives of the Owens brothers as they struggle to make peace despite their many afflictions.

Brothers of Affliction stars Kerwin Thompson, Carlus Houston and Anthony Goolsby.


"Powerfully honest... extremely satisfying and potent" - Orlando Weekly

"The best play to hit Atlanta in years" - Hank Kimmel (Working Title Playwrights)

"What Sam Shepard did for Fraternal relationships out west, Paris creates something similar with rough urban living" vvldt - Dramatist Magazine

"The best piece of theatre I have ever seen" - Toni Henson (Atlanta Black Theatre Festival)

LOCATION: West End Performing Arts Center, 945 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30310

OPENING NIGHT w/ Reception: November 6, 2015

PERFORMANCE DATES: November 6 - 22, 2015

SHOW TIMES: 8pm Thursday & Friday; 2pm and 8pm Saturday; 2:30 pm Sunday

TICKETS: $17 (General Admission), $27 (Premium Seating), $50 (VIP)


MORE INFO: Call 404-500-(SAGE) 7243 or visit

PERFORMANCE NOTE: This play is for mature audiences.

Reviewers, journalists and bloggers are invited to see the show at any time, although we STRONGLY encourage opening weekend. Please call or email us for 2 complimentary tickets ( or 404-500-SAGE).

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