Hickory – This weekend is the last chance to catch American Buffalo, at the Hickory Community Theatre. Performances run Thursday through Sunday in the Firemen’s Kitchen.

It’s an edgy drama that is surprisingly funny and was award-winning playwright David Mamet’s Broadway debut. This production is rated R for adult language.

Performances are Thursdays Jan 23 at 7:30pm, Fridays and Saturdays Jan 24 & 25 at 8:00, and Sundays Jan 26 at 2:30pm.

Tickets for Friday, Saturday and Sunday are $18 for adults, $16 for seniors and $10 for. Thursday night tickets are $14 for all adults and $10 for students. Call the box office at 828-328-2283 or visit hickorytheatre.org to purchase tickets or get more information.

The Hickory Community Theatre is a funded affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County. American Buffalo is produced by Robert Abbey, Inc. and Dr. George Clay, III, DDS. A Cleaner World, Paramount Automotive, the City of Hickory and Sunbelt Xpress are the sponsors the 2019-2020 Season.

PHOTO: Jordan Smith is Bobby in American Buffalo at the Hickory Community Theatre. Performances run January 16-26 in the Firemen’s Kitchen. For show times and tickets visit hickorytheatre.org or call 828-328-2283. This production is rated R. Photo by Ken Burns.