Fund for New American Plays

The Last of the Thorntons

Signature Theatre Company, Inc., New York, NY

This newest play from Horton Foote represents a coming home for the acclaimed playwright who served as a playwright-in-residence with the company in 1994-95. In the play, Alberta Thornton, the last surviving member of the powerful Thornton clan, confronts the end of her life, sharing a lifetime of memories.

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