The Group Rep presents the world premiere of Gus Krieger’s THE ARMADILLO NECKTIE, directed by Drina Durazo, produced by Troy Whitaker. The jet black comedy takes place on the border of Iraq and Iran where U.S. Army Colonel Ulysses Simpson Armadillo with help from his trusty Executive Officer Buckley Dunham, has been searching tirelessly for the native insurgents who, years ago, murdered his beloved wife. The play runs June 17 through July 31, 2016, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sunday matinees at 2:00 pm. Q & A Talkbacks after Sunday matinees, June 26 and July 17. Ages 18+ only. Mature material and language. Buy tickets: www.thegrouprep.com or 818-763-5990. Lonny Chapman Theatre, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood 91601.