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'The Children's Hour' closes SIU's Dept. of Theater season

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

The Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Department of Theater is closing its 2014-2015 season with a drama.

The theater curtain will rise for the production of The Children's Hour by American playwright Lillian Hellman on April 23 through the 26 on the McLeod Theater stage at the SIUC campus.

The Children's Hour is a drama about the power of lies and moral righteousness set in an all-girls boarding school fun by two single women. 

The performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday.

Tickets can be purchased by phone at (618) 453-6000, in person at the McLeod or Arena box offices, or online here.

Tickets are also available at the performance site, one hour before each performance.

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