The Trip to Bountiful: Pulitzer Prize-Winner Horton Foote's Classic Drama
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The last date listed for The Trip to Bountiful was Sunday March 6, 2011 / 2:00pm.
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Mom's been dead for 11 months when she shows up at her husband's birthday party as a ghost on a mission in Phil Olson's world premiere comedy Mom's Gift. To earn her wings, she has to accomplish a task. But what that task is, she still has to figure out. Things get even funnier when it turns out that the only person who can hear or see Mom is her daughter, who has been ordered by the court to be with Dad on his birthday as part of her anger management program. Over the course of the night, the family's secrets slip out -- including one that surprises even the ghost herself. Learn More
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- Geraldine Page won a 1986 Academy Award for her lead performance in the film version of The Trip to Bountiful and Horton Foote was nominated for his screenplay.
The Trip to Bountiful
Written by Horton Foote
Directed by Larry Eisenberg
Horton Foote's tender, heartfelt story focuses on Carrie Watts, who dreams of returning to her childhood home in the small town of Bountiful, Texas, which she left three decades ago. She plots a daring journey to the place whose peaceful memory has comforted her in the stressful life she leads with her frail son and shrewish daughter-in-law. The fulfillment of her dream is is both heartbreaking and brilliantly life-affirming, a bittersweet experience that transforms longing into satisfaction.
Cast: Gwen Van Dam, Kent Butler, Gina Yates, Liza de Weerd, Henry Holden, Patrick Skelton
About the Ticket Supplier: Group Rep at the Lonny Chapman Theatre
Founded in 1972, the Group Rep at the Lonny Chapman Theatre has won almost every drama award imaginable, plus many special awards from the community for its work with young people, seniors and the physically impaired. The company's play choices are eclectic and offbeat.