Mystery play based on Vermont murder
A free preview discussion of “The Tarnation of Russell Colvin,” a real-life local murder-mystery written and performed by Oliver Wadsworth, will take place Saturday, Jan. 13, at 11 a.m., at Battenkill Books, 15 E. Main St., Cambridge. The show is directed by Kirk Jackson.
Hubbard Hall is presenting the play with a full lighting design, on its original 1878 opera house main stage, , 25 East Main St., Cambridge, from Jan. 19 to 28 at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Opening night dinner and performance ($60) is Friday, Jan. 19, at 6 p.m.
Performance-only tickets are $30 for adults, $15 for students ages 6 to 22, and $25 for senior discount for ages 62 and older.
Russell Colvin was murdered in 1812 and his ghost allegedly haunted Manchester, Vt., until the murderers were brought to justice. Playing more than a dozen roles, Wadsworth tries to find out who murdered Colvin and why. Call 518-677-2515 for details. Visit https://hubbardhall.org/tarnation-russell-colvin/.
Gloria MazurePost Author
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