Shame the Devil!

Fanny Kemble, once the preeminent English Shakespearean ingenue (and a member of the legendary Kemble/Siddons theatrical family), shares her journey from being the toast of London society and a popular essayist to the startling revelation that her new Philadelphia husband had a secret - his family in Georgia owned one of the largest population of slaves in America. Her book, "Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839," galvanized her as a reformer and abolitionist. Written by Anne Ludlum; Directed by John Contini; with Erin Kelley*

Performances are Thurs - Sat, April 18-20 and April 25-27 @ 7:30 p.m., with matinees on Sat, April 20 and 27 @ 2 p.m.

*Member, Actors' Equity, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the U.S.


Open Seasonally
March — August
Bluff City Theater
Hannibal, MO 63401

Additional Information

Open Seasonally Only
Wheelchair Accessible
No Smoking
Teens (13-18)
Adults (18+)
Pets Are Not Allowed
Group Discount
Reservations Not Required
Advance Contact Requested
Historic District

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