Capital High theater students stage dark comedy
Fabian Padilla, 17, as Leon Trotsky, rehearses a one-act play, Variations on the Death of Trotsky, on Monday at the Capital High School’s Bryan Fant Theater. Luis Sánchez Saturno/The New Mexican
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What: All in the Timing, a Capital High School theater production. (Some of the language may be inappropriate for children.)
When: 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, and 4:30 and 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, April 24 and April 25.
Where: Capital High School’s Bryan Fant Theater on campus, 4851 Paseo del Sol.
Posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 7:00 pm
Updated: 5:32 am, Wed Apr 23, 2014.
Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky was killed when an assailant put an ax in his head. But playwright David Ives envisions a different scenario: that Trotsky stayed alive long enough to chat with his assassin, see his death reference in an encyclopedia and ruminate on the meaning of his life.
Capital High School’s theater department will present Ives’ Variations on the Death of Trotsky as one of four comic one-act plays in its upcoming production, All in the Timing, directed by Robert Tode and his wife, Laura-Love Tode.
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 7:00 pm.
Updated: 5:32 am.