The premiere of this new play by DC Copeland runs May 8 – June 20 at the Back Door Theater, 4321 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

A trio of woven tales of addiction explores one of the health epidemics of our time: addiction and how the power of love can both push people further into its grip or offer the hope of redemption.

Presented by Defunkt Theatre, post-show Talkbacks are May 16 and June 6 with the playwright.

Reservations are encouraged as space is limited. For tickets: defunktheatre.com • 503 481 2960. Note: The production contains profanity and adult themes and is recommended for mature high school students and older.