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Thinking Theater ®

Box Office: (239) 218-0481

1634 Woodford Ave Fort Myers, FL 33901

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 334 Fort Myers, FL 33902

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Join Prabh Saini and Wedler Lordeus as they beatbox, sing, and emcee a night of young SWFL talent. You will hear all original material, including a cappella singers, guitarists, ukulele, poetry, and comedy. All performers are under 25 and the creators of their own material.

Featuring Kinley Gomez.

Special one-night only event. Not included in the Lab Theater Season Pass.

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Failure: A Love Story By Philip Dawkins

A whimsical comedy with musical elements, we follow the three Fail sisters, their brother, and a man named Mortimer Mortimer in 1928 Chicago. By the end of the year, all three Fail sisters will die unusual deaths.

Sponsored By Lee County school District

Failure: A Love Story – 8 performances No Preview

Dates: 7/29/21-8/8/21

July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, 7 at 8pm August 1, 8 at 2pm


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The Color Purple SWFL Premiere

By Marsha Norman, Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker, this is the tale of African-American women finding their independence in the first half of the 20th century. With powerful songs, audiences will join their journey of heart-touching deliverance.

...a spiritually transcendent theatricalization of the tale that had me silently shouting 'hallelujah' and 'amen.' - L.A. Times.

Mature themes

18 performances

Previews: 9/1, 9/2

Dates: 9/3/21-10/2/21 September 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30 October 1, 2 at 8pm September 5, 12, 19, 26 at 2pm

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Tickets are nonrefundable; tickets may be exchanged for another date or for a Laboratory Theater of Florida credit. Cancellations must be made by 10 a.m. on the date of the performance. There will be no credit for missed performances. The theater may, but is not obligated to, make reasonable accommodations due to performances missed due to illness, traffic, or other unforeseen circumstances. Refunds are only available if the theater cancels the performance for which the patron holds tickets; tickets to postponed performances may be exchanged for another date or for a credit. For holders of our Flex passes, no credit is given for lower-priced performances. Internet service fees are non-refundable.
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1634 Woodford Ave

Fort Myers, FL 33901

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 334 Fort Myers, FL 33902

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