Berkeley Rep Explores the Terror of School Shootings with Julia Cho's 'Office Hour'

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Jackie Chung (Gina) and Daniel Chung (Dennis) in Julia Cho’s Office Hour, directed by Lisa Peterson. A co-production with Long Wharf Theatre. (Photo: T. Charles Erickson)

Playwright Julia Cho’s "Office Hour” was written in response to the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting and revolves around a teacher's attempt to break through to a sullen student named Dennis. Cho joins us to discuss the Bay Area debut of "Office Hour" and to share her thoughts on the problem of school shootings in the U.S.

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