SMOKING AND DRINKING: There are depictions of adult and underage drinking in the play.
SEX: Extensive discussion of the lead character’s large breasts. No nudity, but theatrically simulated molestation of a teenage girl by her uncle. Extensive discussion of sex between adults and teenagers.
FOR WHICH AUDIENCES: How I Learned to Drive is appropriate for mature adult audiences. Teens should attend at a parent’s discretion.
RATING: If How I Learned to Drive were a movie, it would be rated R.
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A devastating tale of survival as seen through the lens of a troubling relationship between a young girl and an older man. Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for drama, How I Learned to Drive is the story of a woman who learns the rules of the road and life from behind the wheel.
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With subtle humor and teasing erotic encounters, Vogel addresses the dangerous intersections of teenage temptation. She also paints a richly poetic and picturesque landscape…The play is a potent and convincing comment on a taboo subject, and its impact sneaks up on its audience.