"How I Learned to Drive" PRODUCER: Sonoma State University Department of Theatre Arts and Dance WHAT: “How I Learned to Drive” By Paula Vogel Fasten your seatbelt, life takes some dangerous curves. "How I Learned to Drive" is a wildly funny, harrowing and beautiful play tracing a woman’s path through time as she recalls learning the rules of the road (and life) from behind the wheel of her uncle’s ’62 Buick Riviera. This 1998 Pulitzer Prize winning drama delicately tells the story of Li’l Bit and her Uncle Peck while exploring issues of abuse, adolescent sexuality, family alienation and manipulation. Directed by Danielle Cain. Age recommendation is 15 and older.“How I Learned to Drive” contains adult subject matter.
WHEN: Oct. 20 to Oct. 28, 2011Ives Hall - Ives Studio 76 Performances:7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20; Fri, Oct 21; Sat, Oct. 22 and 2 p.m. Sun, Oct 23, 2011 Ives Hall - Warren Auditorium Performances: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26 and 7:30 Friday, Oct. 28, 2011 LOCATION: Sonoma State University, Ives Hall (Studio 76 & Warren Auditorium)1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, CA 94928Ives Hall is accessed through the main entrance to Sonoma State University PARKING: After entering the main entrance of Sonoma State University, turn right. The main parking lot is to the left. Walk from the main parking lot using the ramp to the theater which is to the left of the parking lot. Campus parking free after 6 p.m. Monday thru Friday and weekends. TICKETS: $9 to $16 / Sonoma State University students FREE for all performances$9 students and seniors; $14 Sonoma State University faculty and staff; $16 general admissionOrder by telephone though the box office or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.comTickets also sold at the door one hour prior to curtain. BOX OFFICE: 707-664-2353School of Performing Arts Box OfficeHours: Monday thru Friday 12 to 3 p.m. at Ives Hall on SSU Campus. WEB SITE: http://www.sonoma.edu/performingarts/ PROMO VIDEO: http://animoto.com/play/F3QEPDVOguy6nS3NJXGrqA