Screenplay by W. Inge, Adapted by F.A. Leslie
Directed by Jill Moody Ledbetter
NOTE: New Curtain Times for 2014.
Evening performances 7:30 pm, Matinees 2:00 pm
Gala Performance: September 18
Regular Performances: September 19, 20, 24-27
Matinee Performances: September 21, 28
This adaptation of the 1961 movie takes place in a small Midwestern town in the late 1920s. A young, wealthy athlete and his girlfriend are consumed by their ill-fated romance. Deep feelings and adult desires conflict with the restraints of proper conduct and a wealthy father’s reins. The couple faces making mature decisions on life’s journey as the Great Depression looms.