Marga Lincoln for the Independent Record
A new adaptation of “Little Women,” the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott takes to the stage at Grandstreet Theatre starting this Friday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. and runs through Dec. 19.
This adaptation by Kate Hamill of the Civil War story of tomboy Jo March and her three very distinct sisters — Meg, Beth and Amy — is being praised by numerous critics for how it honors the spirit of Alcott’s original story yet makes it fresh for a new era 150 years later.
If you go…
What: “Little Women”
When: Friday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. and runs through Dec. 19
Nov. 19-21, Dec. 1-5; and Dec. 15-19, Wednesday through Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m.
Where: Grandstreet Theatre, 325 N. Park Ave.
Cost: $27 Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings; $23 Wednesday evenings and Sunday matinees; $17 kids 18 and under.
Contact: Grandstreet Box Office (afternoons) at 406-447-1574, or www.GrandstreetTheatre.com
Note: All audience members are required to wear a mask for the entire performance.
As Jo, Beth, Amy and Meg approach adulthood, each must balance her ambitions with society’s expectations.
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