City of Asylum

Show Info

  • Written by:
    Cynthia Croot
  • Directed by:
    Cynthia Croot
  • Show Times:
    Tuesday - Saturdays at 8:00 PM
    Sunday Matinees at 2:00 PM
  • Location:
    Charity Randall Theatre


In its 90-minute continuous run time, City of Asylum brings to the stage a stirring collage of material cobbled together from interviews, videos, online journals, poem, and other works of the authors that have been supported by the City of Asylum program operating here in Pittsburgh. Read the full review »
The energetic student cast, directed by playwright and Pitt faculty member Cynthia Croot, are not for the most part close physical matches for the four writers, and, probably wisely, they don’t attempt impersonations. Read the full review »
The show about threatened writers aims at hearts, minds and all the senses. Read the full review »