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by Beth Henley
Directed by Geoff Allen
for Galatea Theatre

at The Pumphouse, Takapuna, Auckland
From 21 Nov 2012 to 24 Nov 2012

Reviewed by:  Lexie Matheson;

Crimes of the Heart is the heart-warming and sometimes shocking story of how much trouble three sisters can get into – and how to get out of it – with the help of course of that nice young lawyer fella.

Winner Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1981, Best American Play 1981, Oscar nomination – Best Screen adaptation 1987.

Mississippi 1975  

Lenny can't get a man, Meg has too many, and Babe just shot hers.

Join the quirky McGrath sisters as they fight to get little Babe off a murder charge, bake a cake, fall in love in a hurricane, and hide some compromising photographs. The McGrath sisters do love each other... once they stop fighting. 

'Galatea Theatre punches above it's weight.' - NZ Herald 

For its sixth production, North Shore-based Galatea Theatre brings to you one of America's best loved stories. 

Pumphouse Theatre, Killarney Park, Takapuna
Preview - Tuesday 20th November  8pm
Opening - Wednesday, November 21 8:00pm
Thursday November 22 – Saturday, November 24, 8:00pm
Saturday, November 24  2:00pm matinee  

Sarah Gallagher – Lenny
Breigh Fouhy – Babe
Gina Timberlake – Meg
Natalie Beran – Chick
Preston O'Brien – Doc
Alex Walker – Barnette