When: August 23 7pm - 11pm
Santa Fe High School Theatre presents
Students & Senior Citizens: $6.00
Thespian Members: $4.00
Santa Fe High School Theatre presents Bernard Pomerance's modern classic
about prejudice and triumph.
The true story of Joseph (John) Merrick, known historically as The Elephant Man. Born with multiple disfiguring diseases, he was shown in back alley freak shows during Victorian London.
Discovered by a rising surgeon, Mr. Merrick is housed at the famed London Hospital. While there, he Is introduced to the highest levels of societ while discovering a deep sensitivity to the arts and culture.
As Dr. Treves and Mr. Merrick both experience their own personal journey, questions about society, culture, and hypocrisy are raised.