Proud to be listed in INDY Week Magazine as one of the Triangle's ten best plays of 2016!


In a secluded ski cabin on a snowy Colorado mountainside, the wealthy and the aimless meet in the simmering waters of a hot tub.



Brandon Cooke, Ryan Fleming and Geoff Bowen -- founding members of the Ward Theatre Company Durham.  Our Australian company member Emma Jo McKay rehearsed with the Durham cast via Skype before her arrival in Durham a week before our opening.

photos Robbie Wiggins

photos Robbie Wiggins

Emma Jo McKay

Durham’s Ward Theatre Company Debuts With the Hottest Show—and the Hottest Tub—in Town

By Byron Woods

"Nowhere is Ward's dark, suspenseful stagecraft more delicious than when Robert, in an otherwise unlit room, kneels before the flicker of a TV, watching the end of a bullfight. Helene and Derek stand motionless in the shadows just behind him. The chill sets in when we realize that the actors' placement echoes the positions of the toreador and the bull." 

INDY Week, March 9, 2016 

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