Community: Theatre Suburbia Presents The Curse of An Aching HeartPosted by: tsuburbiaon 2008/7/10 17:00:00 3098 reads The Curse of an Aching Heart;
or Trapped in the Spiderâ€™s Web
by Herbert E. Swayne
July 18 â€“ August 23, 2008
This modern treatment of an old melodrama will have folks hissing, booing and applauding. The sweet heroine is Melody Lane, a self educated and lovely orphan who falls into the hands of scoundrel Windermere Hightower...
After Melody and the villain are married, he tells her that he expects her to carry out his criminal schemes. Revolted, she flees a wife in name only. Several months later she is at the None Such ranch where she falls in love with stalwart Lucius Goodenough. When Windermere appears at the ranch, Melody is appalled. He tries to force his attentions on her and Lucius knocks him down.
For revenge, Winderemere steals money and plants it on Lucius. His dirty work is discovered and he is unmasked but he gets away and returns to the ranch disguised as a peddler. And once again the virtuous heroine is rescued by guess who?
Directed by Doris Merten
Pianist: Alice Smith
Starring: Donna Dixon, Glenn Dodson, Marylin Faulkner, Cory Grabenstein, Gene Griesbach, Pamela Hensley, Cortney Jacobson, Melissa Leon, Colleen Moore, Lee Raymond and Tony Dâ€™Armata
Dates & Times:
Playing July 18th through August 23rd, 2008 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:30 PM
Sundays, August 3rd, 10th and 17th at 3:00 PM
Make your reservations early by calling 713-682-3525. Reservations are suggested for the best seat assignments in the house.
NOTE: THIS PRODUCTION WILL BE PERFORMED AT NORTHWEST CROSSING BAPTIST CHURCH, 6722 WEST LITTLE YORK, HOUSTON, TX 77040.
Tickets are $12.00 for Adults, $11.00 for Students & Seniors, and $10.00 on Sunday for Everyone. We accept Cash, Check or American Express.
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