The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

By Stephen Adly Guirgis
Directed by Yasen Peyankov

In a courtroom in downtown Purgatory an ambitious lawyer doggedly pursues a defense of mythology’s greatest traitor. Her fierce line of questioning brings the innocence of witness, judge, and jury into doubt. After all, who are we to cast the first stone?

Directed by Steppenwolf Theatre Ensemble member and UIC Head of Theatre Yasen Peyankov.

Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis is widely recognized for his edgy, often darkly funny dramas. His most recent project is co-creating Netflix’s The Get-Down.

SEP 29, 30, OCT 5, 6, 7 at 7:30pm
OCT 1, 4, 7 at 2PM

10 / 1 : Post-show talk: Forgiveness, Faith, and Humanity