The White Plague

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April  2–3, 2021

SDA Digital Stage 1

Summary

On the brink of a world war, a mysterious plague begins to kill everyone older than 45. A young doctor finds a cure, but what is the cost he is willing to ask the afflicted to pay? Written in 1937 as a response to the rise of Nazi Germany, this play bears an uncomfortable resemblance to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the rise of fascism in the United States and around the world.

Performances Dates/Times

April 2 at 7:30 p.m. (PT)
April 3 at 2:30 p.m. (PT)

Additional Information

by Karel ńĆapek
Streaming adaptation by Ken Sawyer
Directed by Ken Sawyer

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