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Every Brilliant Thing

February 10 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

Every Brilliant Thing, UMW Theater Production

Special Matineefor School Groups. Group pricing is available for schools at $3/seat. Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Written by Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe

Featuring Rosie Seitz Ayers and Ryan Eggensperger

Ticket Prices:

  • General Admission: $15
  • Senior (65+), Youth (18 & under), and Military: $10
  • UMW Faculty/Staff: $10
  • UMW Students: FREE ADMISSION with Student ID

Season passes are available at the door and online! Purchase tickets online.

Synopsis: THE STORY: You’re six years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s “done something stupid.” She finds it hard to be happy. So you start to make a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything that’s worth living for. 1. Ice cream. 2. Kung Fu movies. 3. Burning things. 4. Laughing so hard you shoot milk out your nose. 5. Construction cranes. 6. Me. You leave it on her pillow. You know she’s read it because she’s corrected your spelling. Soon, the list will take on a life of its own. A play about depression and the lengths we will go to for those we love.