The show is based on Henry James’ novel Washington Square, and tells the story of a middle-aged woman destined to inherit a fortune from her father, who is suddenly courted by a handsome, but penniless gentleman. The tale is set in New York in the 1890s. HART’s production will feature elaborate sets and period costumes. James is best known for his novels Daisy Miller, The Bostonians and the novella Turn of the Screw.
Tickets are $22 for adults, $18 for seniors and $10 for students. There will also be special $8 discount tickets for students for Thursday and Sunday performances.
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