Playhouse Creatures

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Presented by The City Theatre Company at The City Theatre, Austin TX

Jul 13
Aug 05
Playhouse Creatures

April De Angelis’ inspiring story of the first women of the stage and the power to transform theatre.

An Austin premiere production. In 1663, Charles II reopens the England theatre playhouses and, for the first time, women are able to take the stage. Considered little more than mistresses and whores, this is the story of these first actresses, the ‘playhouse creatures’, whose ambitions, talent, and risk for artistic equally make their lives truly uncertain. With high-spirited comedy, theatrical flair, and emotional poignancy, April De Angelis’ moving tale is a bold moment signaling a new

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General Seating $15. Center Row Reserved $20-25. Thursday all seats $10. Tickets at the door $20. Group and student discounts.

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