Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by SouthWest Theatre Productions at Trinity Street Theatre, Austin TX

Jul 12 - 28
Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones

In 1959 a children’s book creates racial tension in Montgomery Alabama during the height of the Civil Rights Movement. Based on true events.

Based on true events:

In 1959 during the Civil Rights Movement, a famed author and illustrator creates a children’s book about a black rabbit and a white rabbit getting married. Citizens and a senator demand the state librarian ban the book, believing it to be a secret message encouraging children to marry outside of their race. The librarian refuses, setting off an avalanche of conflict, controversy, and self-reflection.

Special concessions by donation reflect the era:
Moon Pies, RC Cola and

View more


Thu-Sat 8 p.m.  (Sundays 4 p.m.)


General $22

Students and Seniors $18

Groups (6 or more) $15

Contact: 570-801-2600


    Official Website


Trinity Street Theatre

901 Trinity Street, 4th Floor, Austin, TX 78701

Google Map of 901 Trinity Street, 4th Floor, Austin, TX 78701

See what's near this venue

CONNECT WITH SouthWest Theatre Productions




The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Rock Island IL | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA