Chattanooga Now Last performances for 'The Children's Hour'

Chattanooga Now Last performances for 'The Children's Hour'

April 19th, 2013 in Chattanooga Now - Art

Laura Maynard, seated, Kelly Pennell, standing left, and Ashley McKoy play the central roles in "The Children's Hour."

Laura Maynard, seated, Kelly Pennell, standing left, and...

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

A hateful lie told by an angry student at an all-girls boarding school irrevocably tarnishes the reputation of the two women who run it, leading to the destruction of their careers, relationships and lives.

"The Children's Hour," a 1934 play by Lillian Hellman, is playing at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River St. Performances continue through April 28.

In central roles are Laura Maynard as student Mary Tilford, Kelly Pennell and Ashley McKoy as headmistresses Karen Wright and Martha Dobie. George Quick is directing.

Tickets are $25. To purchase, call 423-267-8534 or visit www.TheatreCentre.com.

SCHEDULE

Thursday, April 25: 7 p.m. curtain.

Friday, April 26: 8 p.m. curtain, with complimentary drinks and snacks for Girls Night Out at 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 27: 8 p.m. curtain.

Sunday, April 28: 2:30 p.m. curtain.