September 28, 2007 - October 27, 2007
by Craig Wright
directed by Scott Yarbrough
Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center - 5340 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97217
As you’ve come to expect with Craig Wright’s plays, you’ll see the world (and your place in it) from a uniquely theatrical perspective. Darkly comic and sublimely honest, Grace tackles the big questions of God, faith, destiny and tech support.
Third Rail returned to the Wright well to open its 2007-08 season with this carefully calibrated examination of faith and knowledge, love and beauty, failure and redemption…The action opens with a murder/suicide, then backs up to show how we got there, bringing things full circle in a surprisingly illuminating fashion. What starts as a scathing critique of evangelical inflexibility ends as an affirmation of the power of kindness.The Oregonian