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The Christians, a play by Lucas Hnath

November 17, 2018

Rockhurst Theater will present Lucas Hnath’s 2016 Obie Award-winning play The Christians, directed by John Cabrera — actor, writer and director best known for his work at Brian Fuller on TV’s Gilmore Girls.

The play begins as Pastor Paul, minister at an evangelical megachurch, announces to his congregation that he no longer believes in Hell. What follows is a lively discussion about Christianity, inclusivity and the ability of religion to both unite and divide.

Performances for The Christians is scheduled for 7:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16; 2 and 7:30 p.m., Nov. 17; and 2 p.m., Nov. 18, in Mabee Theater, located inside Sedgwick Hall on the Rockhurst University campus. Tickets, sold at the door, are $10/adults, $5/students and senior citizens. Parking is free in lots accessed through the main campus entrance at 54th Street and Troost Avenue. See rockhurst.edu/map for more.

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