Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play

Presented by: The Department of Theatre and Dance

March 7-9, 2024
7:30 p.m.

March 9-10, 2024
2 p.m.

Black Box Theatre
UB Center for the Arts

$22 Adults
$17 Seniors/Veterans/UB Employees
$12 Non-UB Students
$7 UB Students

cartoon campfire in front of abandoned building.

By Anne Washburn
Score by Michael Friedman
Lyrics by Anne Washburn
Directed by Scout Davis
Musical Direction by Matt Marco

What will endure when the cataclysm arrives—when the grid fails, society crumbles, and we’re faced with the task of rebuilding? Anne Washburn’s imaginative dark comedy is an animated exploration of how the pop culture of one era might evolve into the mythology of another.

AUDIENCE ADVISORY: This production contains atmospheric effects, loud noises, and flashing lights. 

CAUTIONS: This production presents themes of loss and death, and portrays gun violence.  Prop guns and swords are used by actors.  Audience discretion is advised.

American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters will be provided for the Mar. 9, 2pm public performance.

MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.