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The Government Inspector

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Presented by Mary Moody Northen Theatre at Mary Moody Northen Theatre, Austin TX

Feb 11 - 21 2016
The Government Inspector

The Government Inspector

Adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher

From the original by Nikolai Gogol

Directed by Michelle Polgar

When officials in a small Russian hamlet learn an undercover government inspector is coming for a surprise visit, they panic. In a rush to discover the intruder they target the wrong man, and a case of mistaken identity sends the whole village spiraling. This wild and smart adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s 1836 play shines a light on corruption and takes everyone to task. This silly

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$24 Adult ($18 Students, Seniors, St. Edward’s community)
Student discount nights February 12 and 18: $8 with Student ID

All seats reserved. Group rates available.

Box Office Hours are 1-5 p.m. Monday- Friday

Contact: 512-448-8484

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Additional time info:

Lobby and Box Office open 1 hour prior to curtain. Seating begins 30 minutes prior to curtain. There will be one 10 minute intermission.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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3001 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

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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.