Shows Open, Shows Close, Shows OpenMonday, April 12, 2010
First, the not-so-great news: Abigail Breslin starred as Helen Keller in the revival of 'The Miracle Worker' and it closed early this month after only 21 preview and 38 regular performances, at a total financial loss. Valerie Harper played Tallulah Bankhead in 'Looped', and it closed Sunday, after only about six weeks of performances.
Every year since Emancipation, the Nacirema Society of Montgomery, Alabama introduces six elegant African-American debutants to a world of wealth, privilege and social responsibility. This year, at its 100th anniversary, with young love brewing, old flames simmering and national media attention on hand. . . what would dare to go awry?
Pearl Cleage, award winning playwright of Blues for an Alabama Sky and Flyin’ West, and New York Times best-selling author of Oprah book club selection What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day, invites you into this glamorous world where folks still dress for dinner...