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    Great Expectations

    Start Date: Thursday 11/29/2018 — End Date: Sunday 12/16/2018
    Admission:$18-$30

    Town Hall Theatre “Lost & Found” Season 2018/19 continues with our holiday offering: the West Coast Premiere of GREAT EXPECTATIONS, an adventure-packed adaptation of the classic Dickens’ coming-of-age story by Gale Childs Daly. GREAT EXPECTATIONS will have 12 performances, including two previews, November 29 through December 16, 2018, at Town Hall Theatre Company, 3535 School Street, in Lafayette, CA. Tickets are $18 - $30, and are available through the Box Office at (925) 283-1557 or online at www.TownHallTheatre.com.

    THT will host three Special Events for GREAT EXPECTATIONS: Opening Night gala on Saturday, December 1, 2018; LIT UP at Town Hall, a literary salon, on Wednesday, December 5, 2018; and Theatre Club, our post-show talk-back with complimentary wine, on Friday, December 7, 2018. We welcome audiences to enjoy THT’s full bar and entertainment in our lobby one hour before performances.

    ”Flawless … a stunner on every level.” - Chicago Sun-Times

    On a bleak Christmas Eve, in a marshy churchyard, an escaped convict grabs our hero, a young orphan named Pip, at knife point – and the boy’s life is forever altered! Pip’s act of kindness, and a mysterious benefactor, lead to a series of surprises as we follow Pip’s journey from rags to riches, through love and loss, and revenge to redemption. Along the way he learns some hard-earned lessons and ultimately comes to realize his great expectations. Six quick-changing actors portray dozens of curious and intriguing characters in Daly’s taut new adaptation of Dickens’ timeless classic novel.

    “ … a ‘must see.’ Add it to your winter bucket list.” – DC Metro Theatre Arts

    Location: 3535 School Street Lafayette

    Contact: Susan E Evans press@TownHallTheatre.com
    URL: https://www.townhalltheatre.com/great-expectations/

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