Theatre Alliance to present ‘Doubt’ starting Feb. 20

Doubt_Feb2013The Marshall Theatre Alliance will present John Patrick Shanley’s highly acclaimed drama “Doubt” Feb. 20-23 and Feb. 28-March 2 in the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre, located inside the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center on the Huntington campus.

The play, guest-directed by Cathey Crowell Sawyer, artistic director of the Greenbrier Valley Theatre, starts at 8 p.m. each day. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for Marshall faculty and staff and $15 for seniors. Marshall students are admitted with a valid I.D.

Tickets may be purchased by calling the box office at ext. 6-2787 between 1 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

“Doubt,” set in a Bronx Catholic school in 1964, examines the intersections of doubt, truth and faith. Sister Aloysius is certain that young Father Flynn has “made advances” toward the school’s first and only African American student and sets out in search of the truth.