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The Hat Box

by Eric Coble

The Hat Box

Directed by


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Thursday at 8pm
Friday at 8pm
Saturday at 3pm & 8pm
Sunday at 2pm
No matinee Saturday, July 16, 2022
Conversation Sunday: August 7, 2022


A World Premiere

Two sisters discover a hat box hidden in the back of their recently deceased father's closet. What sits inside sends them off to visit eccentric Aunt Esther and on an increasingly wild ride down memory lane. With surprising twists and hilarious turns, Cleveland playwright Eric Coble's brand-new comedy of family lore revels in the bizarre and beautiful mysteries that make up a life. Mature content and language.Please click here for a note about trigger warnings.

Sponsored by

  • Plante

Creative Team


  • 2022 Wilde Award, Best Play (Drama)
  • 2022 Wilde Award, Best New Script, Playwright Eric Coble
  • 2022 Wilde Award, Best Supporting Actress in a Play, Karen Sheridan
  • 2022 Thespie Award, Best Featured Actress, Karen Sheridan
Support for the Williamston Theatre Comes From
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