Venue Details

The Grove Theatre
276 E. 9th Street Upland, CA 91786
909-920-4343
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4.1 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Barbara L. Cox
19 events 15 reviews

Tuesdays with Morrie Has to be the best show we have ever seen at the Grove or anywhere else. The audience was so engrossed; there was not a sound except the actors voices. My daughter cried so hard and was ashamed to be seen leaving. What...continued

reviewed Aug 21 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Terri N
30 events 12 reviews

Quaint theater. Great value. Nice adaption. For the money spent, a great afternoon.

reviewed Aug 15 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from gazoo
11 events 4 reviews

Acting seemed a little amature. Tripped over some words. Inflection was often off.

reviewed Aug 15 2010 report as inappropriate
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Description

Tuesdays with Morrie is the autobiographical story of Mitch Albom, an accomplished journalist driven solely by his career, and Morrie Schwartz, his former college professor. Sixteen years after graduation, Mitch happens to catch Morrie’s appearance on a television news program and learns that his old professor is battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Mitch is reunited with Morrie, and what starts as a simple visit turns into a weekly pilgrimage and a last class in the meaning of life. _Tuesdays with Morrie _explores culture, family, and the meaning of life.

This production is presented by the Inland Valley Repertory Theatre Company and features veteran local actors Duane Thomas and Terre Gunkel.

Albom’s book has sold more than 14 million copies worldwide to date, was adapted into a successful film, and premiered as an off-Broadway play in 2001.

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