Permanent Collection

Presented by Main Street Theater at Main Street Theater - Rice Village, Houston TX

Feb 05 2023
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Mar 05 2023
Permanent Collection

African-American businessman Sterling North is the new director of the Morris Foundation, a world-famous art collection. When he proposes to change the permanent collection display by adding eight pieces of African art from storage, a battle ensues.

PERMANENT COLLECTION

By Thomas Gibbons

African-American businessman Sterling North is the new director of the Morris Foundation, a world-famous art collection. When North proposes to change the permanent collection display by adding eight pieces of African art from storage, a battle ensues with the long-time Education Director who is devoted to protecting Morris’ vision. Spurred on by a zealous local journalist, the clash quickly escalates to public accusations of racism and a bitter struggle for control of the collection.

“Gibbons’ intellectually charged drama is a beautifully

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 5, 2023 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 9, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 10, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 11, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 12, 2023 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 16, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 17, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 18, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 19, 2023 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 23, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 24, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 25, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 26, 2023 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 2, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 3, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 4, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 5, 2023 at 03:00 pm (Sun)

Additional time info:

February 19, 2023: Join us for a post-show discussion with Misty Flores, Assistant Curator, Rienzi, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston. Even if you’re not seeing the production on this date, you’re welcome to join us. Plan to arrive at the theater around 5pm.

February 26, 2023: Join us for a post-show discussion with the director, assistant director, and cast. Even if you’re not seeing the production on this date, you’re welcome to join us. Plan to arrive at the theater around 5pm.

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

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Main Street Theater - Rice Village

2540 Times Blvd., Houston, TX 77005

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