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Abortion Road Trip

by Rachel Lynett

directed by Tracey Erbacher

 

In this dark comedy, two sisters hire a taxi to take them on an interstate journey to get an abortion. On the road, past and present collide as they consider the choices that led them to this long cab ride.

The play explicitly calls for a diverse, all-female cast and primarily features queer characters. With its expert handling of heavy subject matter, this dark comedy uses biting humor to reveal the deeply nuanced nature of women’s reproductive choices. Now more than ever, Theatre Prometheus is proud to be choosing a play that explicitly addresses issues of women’s bodily autonomy, race, and LQBTQ identity. We hope that by presenting this story, we can inspire empathy and encourage much-needed social change.

Coming to Capital Fringe Stages this weekend through the end of July - get your tickets now!

Abortion Road Trip

Trinidad Theatre in the Logan Fringe Arts Space,

1358 Florida Avenue NE, Washington, DC, 20002

Friday, July 7th at 5:15pm

Saturday, July 8th at 11:00am

Saturday, July 15th at 7:30pm

Tuesday, July 18th at 5:00pm

Thursday, July 20th at 9:15pm

Sunday, July 23rd at 4:30pm