Alabama Story


A librarian in segregation-era Alabama purchases a new childrens’ book for the library, The Rabbits’ Wedding. But the nature of the seemingly innocent wedding draws the attention of a grandstanding, intolerant state senator, who leads a crusade against it. When the librarian stands her ground, the attention of the country focuses on the unexpected battle. Based on a true story from the 50s, this is an area premiere.

Presented by Washington Stage Guild

Show Type
Running Time
120 minutes
(1 Intermission)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$25 - $60

Discount Tickets Available Seniors $10 off to price, Students Half price

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Box Office Phone: 240-529-0050

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 03/22/2018 - 04/22/2018
Sunday 02:30pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 07:30pm--
Friday 08:00pm--
Saturday 02:30pm08:00pm-
Important Dates
Performer Role
Steven Carpenter Senator E.W. Higgins
Julie-Ann Elliott Emily Wheelock Reed
Nigel Reed Garth Williams & others
Jenny Donovan Lily Whitfield
Christopher Herring Thomas Franklin
Gerrad Taylor Joshua Moore
Production Personnel
Kenneth Jones
Kasi Campbell
Costume Designer
Stacey Thomann
Set Designer
Kirk Kristlibas & Jingwei Dai
Sound Designer
Frank DiSalvo, Jr.
Lighting Designer
Marianne Meadows


Undercroft Theatre
900 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, , Washington, DC 20001

Getting There

  • Gallery Pl-Chinatown (Green/Yellow/Red Lines)
  • Metro Center (Blue/Orange/Red Lines)
  • Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center (Green/Yellow Lines)
  • We are in the heart of downtown with many bus routes, plus the downtown Circulator.


  • Street parking
  • Paid garages
  • Paid lot


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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