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George Orwell’s classic novel takes on a frightening contemporary topic. In Oceania, Big Brother watches everyone, everywhere. Winston and Julia resist the oppressive governing Party that brainwashes society through psychological manipulation, power over all information, physical discipline, and a war that will never end.

Approximate Running Time: 90 minutes 

Performed by the Classic Repertory Company, New Repertory Theatre’s flagship educational outreach program. CRC tours professional productions of classic and modern works of relevant literature to schools, colleges, and community centers throughout New England. CRC is produced in collaboration with Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Theatre. Directed by Boston University alumnus Clay Hopper, the 2015-2016 Classic Repertory Company features BU alumni as both actors and designers. For more information on Classic Repertory Company visit newrep.org/crc.

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