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Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center presents:

Friday, March 5 . 8PM
adapted by Lydia R. Diamond from the novel by Toni Morrison
directed by Walter Dallas

Pecola Breedlove, an 11-year-old African-American girl in 1940’s Ohio, wants nothing more than to be loved by her family and community. Instead, she faces persistent teasing and hatred. She blames her dark skin and prays for blue eyes, believing that love will come if she looks “right.” Pecola’s quest to be seen, to belong and to be loved unspools amidst the shocking weaknesses and surprising strength of the people who surround her.

Contains adult language and themes.
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Note: This performance runs from March 5-12, but we are only giving tickets away for the March 5 performance.

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