New Theatre Season Begins with The Spitfire Grill

Spitfire GrillAugust 29 (Jackson, Miss.) - Belhaven’s Theatre Department will present The Spitfire Grill, September 29 - October 8, at the Center for the Arts’ Blackbox Theatre. Based on the acclaimed film of the same name, The Spitfire Grill offers a heartwarming story of perseverance, family, and redemption.
When newcomer Percy arrives in Gilead with hopes of overcoming a difficult past, she finds a depressed, run-down town that doesn’t look at all as she had dreamed. With a bit of elbow grease, a nationwide raffle contest, and an openness to joy, Percy and the town’s residents discover that there is, indeed, a balm in Gilead. Recommended for ages 12 and up.

Showtimes include:
Thursday, September 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 1 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 8 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults; $5 for students and seniors; complimentary for Belhaven students, faculty, staff, and their immediate family members. For information or to reserve tickets, email


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