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The Tasters

Presented by Texas Theatre and Dance at B. Iden Payne Theater, Austin Texas

Nov 04 - 14 2021
The Tasters

Equal parts Hunger Games, The Handmaid’s Tale and Food Network, Meghan Brown’s darkly funny, sharp new play explores the nuances of self-interest and individual action taken to create hope.

By Meghan Brown

Directed by Kristen Osborn

With government leaders getting poisoned left and right, the Tasters have an important job — eating delicious, gourmet meals, and then waiting to see if they die. When one rebellious taster goes on hunger strike, the reverberation of her choice threatens to disrupt the order of their world and change the course of history. Equal parts Hunger Games, The Handmaid’s Tale and Food Network, Meghan Brown’s darkly funny, sharp new play explores the

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ADMISSION INFO

Learn More: https://theatredance.utexas.edu/event/tasters

 

Purchase Tickets: https://texasperformingarts.evenue.net/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/SEGetEventList?groupCode=TAST&linkID=tex-pac&shopperContext=&caller=&appCode

General Admission: $26 USD

Category: Arts/Performing Arts/Theatre

Organizer name: The University of Texas at Austin

Contact: Texas Theatre and Dance

tickets@texasperformingarts.org

512-471-1444

Contact: 512-471-1444

Email: tickets@texasperformingarts.org

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Nov 4, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Thu)
  • Nov 5, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 6, 2021 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Nov 6, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Sat)
  • Nov 7, 2021 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)
  • Nov 10, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Wed)
  • Nov 11, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Thu)
  • Nov 12, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 14, 2021 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

B. Iden Payne Theater

300 E. 23rd St., Austin, Texas 78712

Dates and Times

Thu, Nov 4, 2021

7:30 pm at B. Iden Payne Theater

Fri, Nov 5, 2021

7:30 pm at B. Iden Payne Theater

Sat, Nov 6, 2021

2:00 pm at B. Iden Payne Theater

Sat, Nov 6, 2021

7:30 pm at B. Iden Payne Theater

Sun, Nov 7, 2021

2:00 pm at B. Iden Payne Theater

MADE POSSIBLE WITH SUPPORT FROM

 

The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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