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Staged Reading | Hawks Mainstage Theatre

Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul | Book by Peter Duchan

Based on the Warner Bros. film and screenplay by Bob Comfort

Directed by Ablan Roblin

It's November 21, 1963. On the eve of their deployment to a small but growing conflict in Southeast Asia, three young Marines set out for a final night of debauchery, partying and maybe a little trouble. However, when Corporal Eddie Birdlace meets Rose, an awkward and idealistic waitress he enlists to win a cruel bet with his fellow recruits, she rewrites the rules of the game and teaches him the power of love and compassion.

Contains mature content.