Fresh off a freight train, handsome drifter Hal Carter wanders into a small town into Kansas looking for a fresh start. He hopes to land a “respectable” job with his rich college buddy’s family but is thrown off course when he meets Alans girlfriend, Madge Owens, the most beautiful girl in town. His presence heats up the town and as everyone prepares for the Labor Day picnic, a storm of unmet desires incites the main players to action. Don’t miss this Pulitzer Prize winning play!
Jessup’s Second Stage features classic works of drama in an intimate, experimental theatre space. Directed by Jenifer Martin (director of Jessup’s Beauty and the Beast, Scrooge, and Oklahoma). Featuring Michael Flanagan, Bridgette Kinsella and Kaleb Branderhorst.
Limited seating in Jessup Theatre’s Performance Lab, which is located in the Activities Building. Tickets are $5 for Children/Students and $10 for Adults. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.