The Lompoc Civic Theatre will be performing a staged reading of Proof by David Auburn.
Performances are at Stone Pine Hall, 210 South H Street, next to the Lompoc Museum.
Friday, January 11 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, January 12 – 7:30 pm
Sunday, January 13 – 2:00 pm
The play centers on Catherine, who spent years caring for her now-deceased father. Haunted by his mathematical brilliance and his mental health issues, she fears inheriting both. When Hal, her father’s former student, finds a ground-breaking mathematical Proof among her father’s writings it forces Catherine into crisis. Should she move away with her controlling sister Claire? Should she stay and explore her budding attraction to Hal? What will the newly discovered Proof mean to her own future and her father’s legacy? Exploring the nature of genius, relationships and the power of love, Proof is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The staged reading focuses on the words of the playwright David Auburn and the passion of the characters on their complicated paths to uncover the truth.
There is some adult language. Free admission.