Theater Thursday: Our Town

Videotaped at the Booth Theater on January 28th through February 2nd of 2003, this adaptation of Thornton Wilder's classic play features Paul Newman making his first Broadway appearance since 1965. Th

A small town where everyone knows each other in the early 1900’s is the basis of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town. Taking place in the fictional town of Grovers Corners in New Hampshire we are introduced to all the characters by the Stage Manager who serves as narrator. We meet two families the Webb’s and the Gibb’s. Eventually, the families are bound when Emily Webb marries George Gibbs. Through out tragedy and love the town of Grovers Corners is sure to leave a mark on your heart.

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