Sanctions

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Presented by Delaware Theatre Company at Delaware Theatre Company, Wilmington DE

Sep 12 - 30
Sanctions

From the playwright of White Guy on the Bus and The Outgoing Tide comes this incendiary new drama about a small town with a big scandal.

SANCTIONS

by Bruce Graham

directed by Bud Martin

SEPTEMBER 12–30, 2018

World Premiere! When a university athletic department returns to the big business of college football after its NCAA probation is lifted, staff conflict and a new scandal involving a freshman tutor threaten to blow up the whole program. From the playwright of White Guy on the Bus and The Outgoing Tide comes this incendiary and timely new drama inspired by true events.

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BOX OFFICE INFORMATION

HOURS OF OPERATION

Non-performance weeks:

Monday through Friday: 10:00am–4:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Performance weeks:

Monday, Tuesday, and Matinee Wednesday: 10:00am–4:00pm
Preview Wednesday and Thursday: 10:00am–7:00pm
Friday: 10:00am–8:00pm
Saturday: 11:30am–8:00pm
Sunday: 11:30am–2:00pm

TICKET PRICING & DISCOUNTS

Delaware Theatre Company’s auditorium is divided into three different price zones. Ticket prices may vary depending on the performance, price zone, and day of the week. For the most accurate and up-to-date information, contact our Box Office at 302.594.1100 or visit us online.

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Student Discount

Delaware Theatre Company strives to make theatre accessible to young audiences. We offer $15 student tickets to every regular performance, as well as a group rate (10 or more) of $13.50 per student. Want to bring your class? Visit our Student Matinee page.

Group Discount

Bring a group of 10 or more and save up to 40% off the price of single tickets. Visit our Group Sales page to learn more.

Military Discount

Active Duty members and Veterans can enjoy 20% off the price of single tickets.

Additional Discounts

AAA members save 10% off the price of single tickets
WHYY members save 20% off the price of single tickets

**Please note that discount tickets are not available online. Please visit us in person or call our Box Office at 302.594.1100, and a patron experience associate will assist you with your order.

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Email: box@delawaretheatre.org

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COMMUNITY DISCUSSIONS

Immediately following each performance unless another activity is planned. Stick around after your performance for a facilitated community discussion led by staff members. Reflect on your reaction to the play as we work together as an audience to unpack the themes presented on stage.

GUEST SPEAKER SERIES

September 13 / 10:00 – 11:00 pm: Cast of Sanctions 

September 20 / 10:00 – 11:00 pm: Charlie Wilson (Delaware State University)

September 23 / 9:00 – 10:00 pm: Alonna Berry  (Teach For America)

BREAKING THE SILENCE: A PANEL DISCUSSION

​Saturday, September 22 / 4:00 – 5:00 pm

More than 90% of sexual assault survivors on college campuses do not report the assault. This discussion aims to provide insight and information on raising awareness and preventing sexual violence on campus. Expert panelists include Melissa Bader-Huesgen (University of Delaware), Joanne Sampson (University of Delaware), and Natalie Walton (University of Delaware). 

ATHLETES IN ACADEMIA: A PANEL DISCUSSION

​Saturday, September 29 / 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Explore the complicated—and often controversial—balance of academic integrity and athletic achievement many intercollegiate sports programs face today. Expert panelists include Linda Andrzjewski (Wilmington University) and Jan Blade (Delaware State University). 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Delaware Theatre Company

200 Water Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

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