Belhaven Theatre Department to Present The Illusion

The IllusionOctober 23, 2019 (Jackson, Miss.) - Belhaven’s Theatre Department will present The Illusion, November 7-9, 13-16 at the Blackbox Theatre. The play is a 17th century comedy from Pierre Corneille, and is directed by Belhaven’s Associate Professor of Theatre Dr. Elissa Sartwell.

The Illusion is a story about a lawyer, facing mortality, desperate to find the son he drove away years before. The lawyer travels in the dead of night to a mysterious cave, and there he engages the services of a wizard. The wizard conjures up visions of the romantic, adventurous, and perilous life the lawyer’s son has been living since his father expelled him from home.

Showtimes include:

Thursday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 9 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 16 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for general admission are $10 and $5 for students and senior citizens. Admission is free for Belhaven faculty, staff, students and their immediate families. The doors open at 7 p.m. Email boxoffice@belhaven.edu or call 601-965-7026 to purchase your tickets today.

  

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