American Buffalo by David Mamet
Synopsis: Set in the gritty world of a Chicago junk shop, “American Buffalo” is a powerful drama that explores themes of friendship, loyalty, and the elusive American Dream. The play centers around three characters: Donny Dubrow, the shop’s owner; Walter “Teach” Cole, a street-savvy hustler; and Bob, a young gofer. When Donny sells a buffalo nickel to a customer for $90, he later suspects it was worth much more. The trio plots to steal the coin back, leading to a day filled with tension, betrayal, and the questioning of their own morals and relationships.
Starring:
Chuck Williams as Don Dubrow: Known for his dynamic presence both behind and in front of the camera, Chuck Williams brings a wealth of experience as a Film/TV Director, Producer, and Actor. His multifaceted career in the entertainment industry infuses his portrayal of Don with a profound depth and realism.
Anthony Auriemma as Walter Cole (Teach): Auriemma’s interpretation of Teach is expected to be a masterclass in intensity and complexity, capturing the character’s cunning and desperation.
Ricky Sprau as Bob: Sprau offers their unique take on Bob’s innocence and loyalty, which are tested throughout the play.
Performance Schedule:
Evening Shows: June 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 (Doors @ 6:30 PM, Show @ 7:00 PM)
Matinees: June 9 & 16 (Doors @ 1:30 PM, Show @ 2:00 PM)
Location: DAE Studio/Theatre 2405 N Castro Ave #140 Tucson, AZ 85705
 Enjoy our production of “American Buffalo”!
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