Borderlands’ “Building the Wall” play at Temple of Music & Art

Written by Robert Schekkan

Directed by Marc David Pinate

September 27 – Octover 15
Cabaret Theater, Temple of Music and Art 330 S. SCOTT Ave, Tucson

“NNPN Rolling World Premiere of Building the Wall — The newest play by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan(The Kentucky Cycle, All the Way, Hacksaw Ridge), directed by Marc David Pinate. It’s the very near future, and the Trump administration has carried out his campaign promise to round up and detain millions of immigrants. Now, a writer interviews the supervisor of a private prison as he awaits sentencing for carrying out the federal policy that has escalated into the unimaginable. This riveting, harrowing and illuminating drama delivers a powerful warning and puts a human face on the inhuman, revealing how when personal accountability is denied, what seems inconceivable becomes inevitable.

Building the Wall will be produced at Borderlands Theater as part of a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. Other partnering theaters are The Fountain Theatre (CA), City Theatre (FL), Curious Theatre (CO), and Forum Theatre (DC), with support from Paul Prokop. For more information please visit”


Temple of Music and Art Cabaret Theater, 330 S Scott Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701. Tickets: $13-$30 with various discounts.

9/27 – 7:30 pm Preview (HALF OFF All tickets $13!)

9/28- 7:30 pm Preview (HALF OFF All tickets $13!)

9/29- 7:30 pm Opening Night: Light refreshments plus meet and greet the actors and director. ($30)

10/1 – 2 pm Matinee ($16/$22/$27)

10/4 – 7:30 pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/5 – 7:30 pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/6 – 7:30 pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/7 – 7:30 pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/8 – 2 pm Matinee ($16/$22/$27)

10/11 – 7:30pm (($16/$22/$27)

10/12 – 7:30pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/13 – 7:30pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/14 – 7:30pm ($16/$22/$27)

10/15- 2 pm Matinee ($16/$22/$27)


In person at 151 S Granada, TUCSON 85701.

For handicap accessibility  please call the Box Office.

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