The Dark Face of the Earth
Rita Dove
Rene Couret-Lewis
Box Office:
$14.00 for Seniors, Students, Disabled & All Military $16.00 General.


April 1-17, 2016: “The Darker Face of The Earth” by Rita Dove, directed by Rene Couret-Lewis. Set in the South before the Civil War, this classical tragedy is based on the Oedipus legend. A white woman gives birth to a black baby and agrees to give him up if his life is spared. Twenty years later, the woman, now plantation mistress, acquires a slave named Augustus. Rebellious but susceptible to his owner’s charms, Augustus becomes embroiled in an uprising just as he learns the truth about his heritage. Running the first three weekends in April 2016. Fri/Sat at 8:00pm., Sun., Matinée at 3pm $14.00 for Seniors, Students, Disabled. $16.00 General. *SPECIAL RATE FOR ALL MILITARY.

Reserve right here on our web site. Your ticket(s) will be ready for pick up at Community Actors Theatre Box Office half an hour before the show.

*YES…WE HAVE LOTS OF PARKING! Additional Parking is along the 54th Street right by the Theater, from the Bus Stop, all the way to Redwood Street. (Look for the white parking stripe on the street, on 54th street) Parking is also allowed across the street at the Calvary Lutheran (Faith on 54th) Church, south side parking lot for our patrons, during all of our shows. The parking lot closest to the theater. Look for the church across the street from the theater in the middle of the block, with the tall steeple.

Apr 01, 2016 – Apr 17, 2016
April 1-17, 2016
Fri/Sat at 8pm., Sunday Matinee at 3pm.

$14.00 for Seniors, Students, Disabled $16.00 General ALL MILITARY, USE THE SPECIAL DISCOUNT BUTTON ON THE LEFT

2957 54th. Street
San Diego, CA 92105