Performances: February 5 – 14, 2021
VonDerAu Ford of El Campo & Socha Enterprises, Inc. proudly presents
- by Edward Albee
- a drama presented thtough special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York
- directed by Joanna Hickey & Jenna Cro
Auditions: August 18 & 20, 2019
Performances: October 16 – 25, 2020
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm
Sundays at 2:30pm
General Admission: $15
Recommended for mature audiences due to language and adult themes
About the Show: George and his wife, Martha, have just returned home, drunk from a Saturday night party. Martha announces that she has invited a young couple to stop by for a nightcap. When they arrive the charade begins. The drinks flow and suddenly inhibitions melt. It becomes clear that Martha is determined to seduce the young professor, and George couldn’t care less. But underneath the edgy banter, which is crossfired between both couples, lurks an undercurrent of tragedy and despair. George and Martha’s inhuman bitterness toward one another is provoked by the enormous personal sadness that they have pledged to keep to themselves: a secret that has seemingly been the foundation for their relationship. In the end, the mystery in which the distressed George and Martha have taken refuge is exposed, once and for all revealing the degrading mess they have made of their lives.
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