The Perks of Being a Wallflower

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Written by Stephen Chbosky
Adapted by Hailey Rohn
Presented by special permission from Summit LLC.
Directed by Jeffrey M. Cordell

May 5 – 14, 2017

The regional premiere of this coming of age story, set in Pittsburgh, will get audiences wrapped up with Charlie, an observant "wallflower," as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood.

Review: REVIEW: Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Prime Stage's 'Perks of Being a Wallflower'


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