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Talk Radio

Talk Radio

Dirt Dogs Theatre Co. presents Talk Radio running Aug. 24 - Sept. 8, 2018 at MATCH-Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston.

A finalist for the 1988 Pulitzer Prize in Drama, Talk Radio is based in part on the assassination of radio host Alan Berg, as well as the book Talked to Death: Life and Murder of Alan Berg by Stephen Singular.

Kevin Daugherty

Kevin Daugherty as Barry Champlain. (Photo: Gary Griffin)

Its central character, Barry Champlain, is a controversial on-air radio “shock jock” doing what he does best: treating his late-night callers with contempt. But when his Cleveland-based program is considered for national syndication and his producer cautions him about offending sponsors, Barry defiantly responds and excoriates his audience...but they just keep calling.

Dates: 
Friday, August 24, 2018, 8:00 pm
Saturday, August 25, 2018, 8:00 pm
Sunday, August 26, 2018, 2:00 pm
Thursday, August 30, 2018, 7:30 pm
Friday, August 31, 2018, 8:00 pm
Saturday, September 1, 2018, 8:00 pm
Sunday, September 2, 2018, 2:00 pm
Monday, September 3, 2018, 7:30 pm
Thursday, September 6, 2018, 7:30 pm
Friday, September 7, 2018, 7:00 pm
Saturday, September 8, 2018, 8:00 pm
Price: 
$25 (Discount tickets available on TodayTix and Goldstar. Pay-what-you-can Sundays and Mondays.)
Phone number: 
713-521-4533
Venue: 
MATCH-Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston
Address: 
3400 Main St
Houston, TX 77002

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