Crimes of the Heart
A touching and hilarious story of how three sisters escape the past to seize the future
Ross Valley Players presents Crimes of the Heart written by Beth Henley.
Directed by Patrick Nims.
The three Magrath sisters gather in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, to await news of their grandfather’s death.
Lenny, the oldest sister, is unmarried at thirty and facing diminishing marital prospects; Meg, the middle sister, who quickly outgrew Hazlehurst, is back after a failed singing career on the West Coast; while Babe, the youngest, is out on bail after having shot her husband in the stomach.
The play is the story of how its young characters escape the past to seize the future—but the telling is so true and touching and consistently hilarious that it will linger in the mind long after the curtain has descended.
July 11, 8:00 pm – Thursday Night Preview
July 12, 6:30 pm – Opening Night Pre-Show Subscriber Reception
July 13, 7:00 pm – Buzz at the Barn Pre-Show (sparkling wine and snacks with ticket)
July 14 and July 28 – Talkbacks: Discuss the show with the director and actors immediately following the matinee performance
August 11 – Closing Matinee
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays:
$27 – General Admission
$15 – 24 and under
$22 – General Admission
$12 – 24 and under
Thursday, July 11 – $15
Contact: 415-456-9555 ext 1
Additional time info:
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays – 8:00 pm
Sundays – 2:00 pm
30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Ross, CA 94957