Hysteria: Or Fragments of an Analysis of an Obsessional Neurosis

General Event Information

Artist/group e-mail: 
rblack@americanstage.org

Co-production with
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater
(W.H.A.T.)

Winner of Olivier Award for “Best New Comedy”, Hysteria is based on a stunning, historical meeting between two of the world's greatest and most eccentric men - Sigmund Freud and Salvador Dalí. Set in London in 1938, Hysteria springs from Freud's fanciful mind as he juggles unexpected visits to his home by the famous surrealist painter Dalí and a mysterious young woman named Jessica who can't seem to keep her clothes on. Full of mistaken identities, dazzling surprises, and sheer Freudian slips, the tables are turned as Freud soon finds himself the subject of Jessica's own bizarre form of psychoanalysis while Dalí's surreal imagery creeps into his dreams and consciousness.

Mature subject matter and language. Brief nudity. Parental guidance suggested.

Location

American Stage Theatre Company
163 Third Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
United States

Presenting Organization

Name: 
American Stage Theatre Company
Phone: 
7278237529

Ticketing Information

Name: 
Roman Black
Phone: 
7278237529
Additional: 
Tuesday Evening performance on September 18 (curtain is 8:00 – $39 ticket reserved seating) PAY WHAT YOU CAN NIGHT is on Wednesday, September 19 (curtain is 8:00 – suggested donation $10-$20) Wednesday Matinee will be performed on September 26 (curtain is 3:00 pm – $29 ticket)
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