Crimes of the Heart

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Presented by Alley Theatre at Alley Theatre -- Patricia Peckinpaugh Hubbard Stage, Houston TX

Apr 12
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May 05
Crimes of the Heart

Winner of the 1981 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics Circle Award, Beth Henley’s first play brings you to the Mississippi home of the Magrath sisters.

Winner of the 1981 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics Circle Award, Beth Henley’s first play brings you to the Mississippi home of the Magrath sisters. Babe has just shot her husband because she didn’t like his looks. This brings middle sister Meg back to town from Los Angeles, where she is unsuccessfully pursuing a music career. And poor Lenny, everyone has forgotten her birthday! Warm-hearted, irreverent, and imaginative, Crimes of the Heart teems with humanity as the sisters forgive the past, face the present, and embrace the future. Renowned Director Theresa Rebeck returns to the

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ADMISSION INFO

tickets to Crimes of the Heart are now on sale and start at $26. Discounted tickets are available for military, seniors, and any student, regardless of age, with a valid student ID for designated performances. Tickets can be ordered online (alleytheatre.org) or by phone (713.220.5700).

Contact: 713.220.5700

Email: boxoffice@alleytheatre.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

ALLEY IN CONTEXT: The Alley Theatre will present a post-show discussion following the 7:30 p.m. performance on Tuesday, April 16 with director Theresa Rebeck and members of the cast and creative team. Following the 2:30 p.m. performance on Saturday, April 20, members of the community will discuss themes of the play.

Crimes of the Heart cast will be featured during a post-show discussion following the Tuesday, April 23 (7:30 p.m.) performance.

Playwright Beth Henley will participate in a post-show discussion on Sunday, April 28, following the 2:30 p.m. performance.

DESIGNER TALK: An hour before the Sunday, April 14 matinee preview performance (2:30 p.m.), a member of the artistic staff will lead a discussion with the production’s creative team to give audiences a behind-the-scenes look at the design process. These pre-show talks will offer audiences an exclusive opportunity to ask questions about the designer’s work and learn how they brought the script to life. Designer Talks will take place in the Texas Room.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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  • Winner of the 1981 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics Circle Award, Beth Henley’s first play brings you to the Mississippi home of the Magrath sisters. Babe has just shot her husband because she didn't like his looks. This brings middle sister Meg back to town from Los Angeles, where she is unsuccessfully pursuing a music career. And poor Lenny, everyone has forgotten her birthday! Warm-hearted, irreverent, and imaginative, Crimes of the Heart teems with humanity as the sisters forgive the past, face the present, and embrace the future. Renowned Director Theresa Rebeck returns to the Alley to direct.

LOCATION

Alley Theatre -- Patricia Peckinpaugh Hubbard Stage

615 Texas St., Houston, TX 77002

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

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