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Strawdog ensemble member Sarah Goeden in Quiz Show.

Quiz Show

Photo credit: Chris Ocken



Season 27

May 1, 2015–Jun 13, 2015

3829 N. Broadway

The U.S. Premiere of this stunning play from one of the U.K.‘s most exciting new playwrights. We join everyone’s favorite Quizmaster Daniel Caplin on the set of FALSE! — the popular game show where gifted contestants must catch the lies to win the ultimate prize — the chance to find out what’s behind the Door of Truth.” Sandra is ready to take down the defending champion, but as the questions become increasingly strange, those within the game start to sense the rules are changing. Oracle Theatre’s Max Truax, director of their smash hit The Mother, makes his Strawdog debut in this urgent response to the power of celebrity and the horrors it can disguise.

Recommended … darkly riveting … a pitch-perfect cast … the play as a whole packs a wallop …”

— New City

Recommended … a well realized and nuanced production … a thought-provoking play …”

— LA Splash

“… the acting, the writing, the directing is all so damn clever … a virtual, wild roller coaster ride …”

— The Fourth Walsh

Creative Team

Rob Drummond

Max Truax

Mike Mroch
Set Design

John Kelly*
Light Design

Cody Ryan
Ass't Light Design

Paul Deziel
Video Design

Izumi Inaba
Costume Design

Jamie Karas
Props Design

Heath Hays*
Sound Design

Zev Valancy

* Strawdog Theatre ensemble member