Wednesday, May 07, 2008

Tucson: Beowulf Alley Theatre presents "Humble Boy" with a Special Offer to TTA members


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Beowulf Alley Theatre Presents Humble Boy with a Special Offer to TTA members

Tucson, Ariz. (May 6, 2008)— Beowulf Alley Theatre Company, 11 S. 6th Ave., will present Humble Boy by Charlotte Jones, directed by Arizona Daily Star’s 2007 MAC Award Best Director, Howard Allen. Included in the cast are Royce Sparks, Elizabeth Leadon, Cynthia Jeffery, Roxanne Harley, Paul Baker and Roger Owen.

Pre-opening performances are on May 8 and 9 and tickets are just $10. From opening night, May 10 through the closing performance, June 1, ticket prices range from $16-$19, at the door or by phone at 882-0555. There are discounts offered online only at Performance days and times are Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 1:30 p.m.

Humble Boy is a comedy about broken vows, failed hopes and the joys of bee keeping. All is not well in the Humble household. Felix Humble is a Cambridge astrophysicist in search of a unified field theory. Following the sudden death of his father, Felix returns home to be with his difficult and demanding mother. He soon realizes that his search for unity must be expanded to include his own chaotic life.

Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc, Humble Boy is the recipient of the Susan Smith Blackburn Award, the Critics’ Circle Best New Play Award and the People’s Choice Best New Play Award.

SPECIAL OFFER: On Sunday, May 11 only, Members of TTA group can receive tickets for just $10 by purchasing tickets online at: 

Why not bring your mother or someone you know who has the potential of being a mother to the Mother’s Day performance of Humble Boy!

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Beowulf Alley Theatre Company is committed to enriching the community and enhancing appreciation of the arts through the production of innovative, invigorating theatre and theatrical education with the highest standards for acting and production.

Beowulf Alley has received critical acclaim for its productions, including seven MAC Award nominations. The company has presented over 200 performances to Tucson audiences since 2002 and has served hundreds of artists through its productions. The theatre also provides performance and rehearsal space for other Tucson theatre companies. For more information, log on to


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