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Crimes of the Heart

7 Jun 2019 - 22 Jun 2019
Peridot Theatre Inc.

VDL Awards Entry: 2019

Author: Beth Henley

Director: Michelle Swann

Genre: Drama

Agent: Hal Leonard Australia


This tragicomedy relates the story of the three Magrath sisters, Meg, Babe, and Lenny, who reunite at Old Granddaddy’s home in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, after Babe shoots her abusive husband. The sisters were raised in a dysfunctional family with a penchant for ugly predicaments. Each has endured her share of hardship and misery. Past resentments bubble to the surface as the sisters are forced to deal with assorted relatives and past relationships while coping with Babe’s latest incident. Each sister is forced to face the consequences of the crimes of the heart she has committed.


Start Date: 7 Jun 2019

End Date: 22 Jun 2019

Performance Times:

JUNE 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, AT 8PM MATINEE SUNDAY 9 AT 2.15PM TWILIGHT SUNDAY 16 AT 4PM

Ticket Prices:


Bookings: 0429 115 334

Theatre Address:

The Unicorn Theatre Mt Waverley Secondary College Lechte Road Mt Waverley VIC 3149

Other Information:

Bookings: tickets@peridot.com.au



Characters Summary:

4F (24-30) 2M (26-30)

Audition Dates:

1:00pm on:

  • Sun 24th Feb 2019

7:00pm on:

  • Tue 26th Feb 2019

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