The Children’s Hour

Written By:
Lillian Hellman

Directed By:
Matt Hentges

Photos By:
Norita Taylor

By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service.

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Critically acclaimed and award winning author Lillian Hellman’s The Children’s Hour is a controversial, ground-breaking classic drama. The Children’s Hour is a powerful tale that centers on Karen Wright and Martha Dobie, two young women who have spent years working toward their dream of running a successful school for young ladies. But when one of their more troublesome students runs away, she creates a lie so shocking that it can only be whispered. The scandal that follows will throw their lives into turmoil and destroy everything they hold dear.

Cast of Characters:

  • Mary – Abigail Becker
  • Peggy – Nerrisa Lee
  • Evelyn – Kennedy Marks
  • Rosalie – Audrey Hentges
  • Catherine – Erin Oyster
  • Lois – Rhiannon Smith
  • Helen – Hannah Bezona
  • Lily Mortar – Megan Deveroux
  • Karen Wright – Kim Hentges
  • Martha Dobie – Felisha Caldeira
  • Mrs. Amelia Tilford– Linda Levin
  • Agatha – Laura Burt
  • Dr. Joe Cardin –   Brandon Stevens
  • Grocery Boy –   Matthew Silvestri