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“The Miracle Worker” presented by Franciscan University’s Theatre Department
March 29 @ 2:00 pm
A powerful Broadway drama, The Miracle Worker, will be performed March 27 and 28 and April 3 and 4 at 8:00 p.m., and March 29 and April 5 at 2:00 p.m. in Anathan Theatre, located on the ground level of Egan Hall.
Directed by Professor John Haynes Walker, The Miracle Worker is the true story of the relationship between deaf-blind prodigy Helen Keller, and her life-long teacher and friend, Annie Sullivan. As a last resort before institutionalizing her, Annie fights to teach Helen to communicate in order to heal not only Helen herself, but the broken family from which she comes.
Tickets are $4 for adults and $2 for students and seniors. Admission is free for clergy, religious, and children under 12. Tickets may be reserved by calling Karen Homol at 740-283-6245, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., or bought at the door on a first-come, first-served basis.