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Atticus Finch/Tim Meliah, standing, questions Mayella Ewell/Lola Bloom, right, about her testimony against Tom Robinson/Tim Parlor, seated center, during a rehearsal of “To Kill a Mockingbird‚“ at The Little Theatre of Walla Walla.

The Little Theatre of Walla Walla, 1130 E. Sumach St.,  will stage the classic drama “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee, dramatized by Christopher Sergel, at 7:30 p.m. March 29-30, April 5-6 and 12-13 and 2 p.m. matinees April 7 and 14

A literature classic, the dramatization incorporates an older Jean Louise “Scout” as a narrator reflecting back on the event that shaped her childhood. 

Scout lived in a quiet Southern town where she experienced dramatic events that impacted the rest of her life. 

She and brother Jem live with widower father Atticus and are also cared for by strong-minded housekeeper Calpurnia. 

Set in 1935, the play examines social issues of the era as Atticus is appointed as defense lawyer for a young black man accused of a crime against a white woman. 

“To Kill a Mockingbird” is directed by Robert Randall and Cheryl Sutlick and produced by Barbara McKinney with permission of Dramatic Publishing. 

The cast includes Micah Aguilar, Catie Allen, Lola Bloom, Daphne Griffin, Brenda Jones, Judy Jones, Emily Loney, Jon Loney, Kevin Loomer, Nathan Loomer, Cate Lyon, Tim Meliah, Marcia Middleton-Kaplan, Shauna Millett, Mavrec Mills, Bradley Nelson, Kaelyn Nelson, Scott Parker, Tim Parlor, Karin Power, Madison Smith, Michelle Southern, Chris Spiess, Richard Wallace, Trudy Wells and Monte Willis.

This play contains adult content.

General admission is $20 or $15 for students and youths. Tickets go on sale at ltww.org beginning March 26. 

Late seating at performances is not permitted. 

Season pass holders may call the box office at 509-529-3683 on March 25 to reserve their seats in advance. 

“To Kill a Mockingbird” is sponsored in part by The Law Office of Rachel Cortez and receives additional support from Last Loft and Reynvaan Family Vineyards.

The Little Theatre of Walla Walla is a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization, which has been producing live theater in Walla Walla since 1944. 

For more information about the entire 2018-2019 season of live theater at The Little Theatre of Walla Walla, visit ltww.org. Little Theatre is at 1130 E. Sumach St.