Crimes of the Heart
By Beth Henley
Directed by Martin McClendon
Winner, New York Drama Critics Circle Award and Pulitzer Prize. The year is 1974, and in the tiny town of Hazelhurst, Mississippi, Lenny Magrath leads a lonely, frustrating life. Her days are spent laboring at a brickyard; her nights are dedicated to caring for her aging granddaddy. But life takes a surprising turn when her youngest sister Babe is arrested for attempted murder—and on Lenny’s 30th birthday! When middle sister Meg flies in from Los Angeles, the three sisters find themselves wrestling with old flames, new loves, nosy neighbors, family secrets, getting old, and letting go of the past.
Produced by Carthage College Theatre at the Wartburg Auditorium in the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Natural and Social Sciences building located at the north end of the Carthage College campus in Kenosha, WI.
Performances: October 12-21, 2007
Performance Times: Friday, October 12 @ 7:30pm Saturday, October 13 @ 7:30pm Sunday, October 14 @ 7:30pm Friday, October 19 @ 7:30pm Saturday, October 20 @ 2:00pm Sunday, October 21 @ 3:00pm
Ticket Prices: $12 for adults $8 for children and seniors $5 for groups of 10 or more
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