OBU Theatre is proud to present Lee Blessing’s “Eleemosynary,” the final installment of the 2016-2017 Theatre Season, “A Season for All.”
Thursday, April 27, is OBU Student Night, when all current OBU student tickets are buy-one-get-one free. The following performance, Friday, April 28, is Ladies' Night. Any woman bringing a friend may also buy-one-get-one-free on admission.
“Eleemosynary” is a play about three women in the Westbrook matriarchy – Echo, Artie and Dorothea – and how they have impacted each other’s lives, for better and for worse. Through narration and flashbacks, these women take the audience on a 27-year journey of pain, loss, identity and love.
The play will open Thursday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. The production will continue through April 30, with evening performances April 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. and matinees April 29 and 30 at 2:30 p.m. Performances will take place at Craig-Dorland Theatre inside Shawnee Hall on the OBU campus in Shawnee.
Tickets are $11 for adults and $5 for students. Tickets may be purchased online or by phone at (405) 585-4350. Tickets for the buy-one-get-one free promotions may not be purchased online and must be purchased by phone, in person at Sarkeys main office, or at the door the day of the show. It is recommended to arrive early, as seating is limited.