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The Stage Company Presents The Hobbit

July 13 @ 7:30 pm - July 22 @ 2:00 pm

$8 – $15

The Stage Company Presents The Hobbit, written by J.R.R. Tolkien, adapted by Patricia Gray, and directed by Susan Harrocks.. The Hobbit is sponsored by Cristaudo’s Cafe, Bakery, and Catering.

J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Hobbit, Dramatized by Patricia Gray
Directed by Susan Harrocks
“A a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.” These were the first words
Oxford professor and author J.R.R. Tolkien scribbled on a blank examination paper when he was attempting to write a story for his children. Little did he realize that his children’s story about the adventures of a “halfling” would go
on to launch a worldwide print and cinematic phenomenon, Tolkien’s tales of Middle-Earth. And it all began with Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit of the peaceful land known as The Shire, who once upon a time went on an unexpected adventure. In our play, Bilbo has to leave the comfort of his home to recover an important treasure, and, in the spirit of the ages-old story of the “quest,” off we go with him on a fun and wonder-filled journey of intrigue and discovery.

Sponsored by Cristaudo’s Cafe, Bakery and Catering
July 13-15 & 19-22
Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2:00 pm
Tickets $15/Students $8
All tickets $7 on Thursday, July 19
The box office will be open from 5-7 p.m. July 9-14 and at 1 p.m. on July 15. The box office will again be open from 5-7 p.m. July 18-21 and at 1 p.m. July 22. You can also call (618) 549-5466 to purchase tickets or buy tickets any time by visiting https://stagecompany.org/.

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Details

Start:
July 13 @ 7:30 pm
End:
July 22 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
$8 – $15
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Website:
www.stagecompany.org

Venue

The Varsity Center
418 S Illinois
Carbondale, IL 62901 United States
Phone:
618-549-3465
Website:
stageco.dxgroup.com
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