Year of the Rooster

This is a past event. Saturday, November 18 more dates through November 18, 2017

CoHo Theatre 2257 N.W. Raleigh St., Portland, OR 97210

Year of the Rooster is a furious, foul-mouthed, comedic attack on heavy-weight subjects like rural poverty, animal cruelty and toxic masculinity in America.

“Ya gotta have winners and losers in this world.”

Gil is a loser in a loser town. He still lives with his mama, with no friends or future plans, just the 19-year old manager at McDonald’s who bullies his broken spirit while dreaming of Disney World and world domination. Gil’s chance at winning the American Dream is a nightmare until he gets a prize-fighting rooster named Odysseus Rex. Cockfighting was invented by the ancient Greeks (just like democracy); it is now illegal in all 50 states. The stakes are life and death, and the rooster is on stage. What are you willing to bet he wins?

Event Type

Theater

Events Sponsors

RACC

Website

http://www.cohoproductions.org/onstag...

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