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MCTC Theater Arts Presents Winter Play

Six Degrees of Separation, MCTC winter playMinneapolis Community and Technical College, in association with its Student Life and the Theater Arts departments, presents the winter play production of Six Degrees of Separation, written by John Guare and directed by Gail Smogard.


The play runs February 17–20 at 7 p.m. There is an additional matinee performance Saturday, February 20 at 1 p.m. Sign language interpretation will be provided at the Thursday, February 18 performance.


Admission is free! Audience members are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to donate.


MCTC Whitney Fine Arts Theater
1424 Yale Place, Minneapolis, MN.
Information available at 612-659-6122.

About the Play

In his disturbing and revelatory, fast and funny Six Degrees of Separation, John Guare goes straight to the heart of contemporary life where the Internet and social media make us— whether we wish or not— only a few degrees removed from each other. But, Guare’s award-winning and wildly entertaining comedy asks, how do we evaluate the quality of our hyper-connectivity, and how—or can—we make those connections matter.

“Among the many remarkable aspects of Mr. Guare’s writing is the seamlessness of his imagery, characters and themes, as if this play had erupted from his own imagination in one perfect piece.” -The New Times

“SIX DEGREES is the best American play of the past several seasons, and will do hot business wherever it goes.” -Variety

“…cunningly executed, seemingly seamlessly joined, interlarded with clever one-liners, alternating comic situations with mildly disturbing ones…SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION is a play about everything, with something in it for everyone…” -New York Magazine