Too Heavy for Your Pocket

Presented by The Ensemble Theatre at The Ensemble Theatre, Houston TX

Jan 19
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Feb 24
Too Heavy for Your Pocket

In rural Tennessee at the height of the Civil Rights Movement two young couples struggle to understand justice, love, and their own responsibilities.

In rural Tennessee at the height of the Civil Rights Movement two young couples struggle to understand justice, love, and their own responsibilities. When Bowzie gets a scholarship to attend Fisk University, he has the opportunity to improve his family’s life. His education goes beyond the classroom, as he becomes a Freedom Rider and joins the fight against racism in the Deep South, leaving his obligations as a husband and friend behind. A beautifully written look at the personal cost and private struggles behind public events, Too Heavy for Your Pocket speaks powerfully about the bonds of

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Non-Musicals Non-Musicals: Student, Seniors (55+), and Child
Previews $23 $23
Opening Nights $50 $50
Thursday 7:30 pm $33 $30
Sat. Matinee 2 pm $33 $30
Fri./Sat. Evenings 8 pm $44 $38
Sunday 3 pm $38 $35

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

  • Jan 19, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 20, 2019 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 23, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 24, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 25, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 26, 2019 at 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 26, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 27, 2019 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 31, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 1, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)

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Additional time info:

Opening Night Pre-Show Reception, January 24
OUT at The Ensemble LGBTQ Pre-Show Mixer, January 25
Young Professionals Pre-Show Mixer, February 1

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

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The Ensemble Theatre

3535 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

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