Dessa Rose

Fri Mar 6, 8pm–10:30pm
Presented by: Olney Theatre Center
Tickets · $60
Call 301-924-3400
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This 2005 chamber musical from the creators of Ragtime brings together two young women from wildly different backgrounds in pre-Civil War America. Dessa Rose is a young enslaved woman bent on achieving freedom for herself and her child. Ruth is a disaffected Southern belle, abandoned by her husband and trapped by convention. Together they plot an unlikely escape.

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