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Good Companions Stage Society

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Repton School - 400 Hall Theatre

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Wed 10 - Sat 13 Apr

Tickets: £14 - £12.50 More price information

Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes - approximate, including any interval(s).

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About the event

This event is promoted by The Good Companions Stage Society, Derby LIVE are pleased to act as a ticket agent.

This event has been moved to Repton School Theatre.

Existing ticket holders for The Guildhall Theatre will be contacted with the option to move to the new venue or request a refund.

 

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas tells the true story of the Chicken Ranch, a long-established brothel in Texas.

Girls came from all over to work at the ranch and earn a little extra cash. Miss Mona Stangley runs the brothel and is strict in her rules to keep the Chicken Ranch respectable, whilst keeping good relations with local sheriff, Ed Earl Dodd. 

Governors, senators, mayors, and even victorious college football teams frequent Miss Mona’s cosy bordello, and business is going well. That is, until TV evangelist Melvin P Thorpe starts snooping around and rallying people to shut down the Chicken Ranch.

This Tony award winning production recounts the good times and the demise of a real life whorehouse, known since the 1850’s as one of the better pleasure palaces in all of Texas.

Written by Larry King, with music and lyrics by Carol Hall, the production was a broadway hit in 1978. Many will be familiar with the hit ‘82 film, starring Dolly Parton and Burt Reynolds, which was nominated for numerous Golden Globe and Academy awards.

Don’t miss your chance to see this revival of an American classic.

Dates & Tickets

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Wed 10 Apr 2019, 7:30pm

£12.50

Thu 11 Apr 2019, 7:30pm

£14

BSL signed performance

Fri 12 Apr 2019, 7:30pm

£14

Sat 13 Apr 2019, 2:30pm

£14

Sat 13 Apr 2019, 7:30pm

£14

Prices & Offers

£14 - £12.50

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