UTRGV University Productions presents “The Miracle Worker” March 2-6

EDINBURG, TEXAS – Feb. 29, 2016 – UTRGV University Productions will present the drama-biography of William Gibson’s The Miracle Worker, the true story of Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute since infancy, whose world is forever changed by a teacher named Annie Sullivan. 

Performances are 7:30 p.m. March 2-5, with a 2 p.m. matinee March 6 at UTRGV’s Albert L. Jeffers Theatre in the Arts & Humanities Building (ARHU) on the Edinburg Campus

Open dress rehearsal is 7:30 p.m. March 1 in the Jeffers Theatre. 

The role of Helen Keller, will be played by Valerie Prince. Her parents will be played by Sara Jackson and Austin Luchsinger. The doctor will be portrayed by Alan Gonzalez Bisnes. Annie Sullivan is played by Gina Marie.

The Keller’s 1880 home has been designed by Tom Grabowski; costume supervision is by Jennifer Saxton.

Reserve seating is $12, and general admission is $8. Tickets for students, faculty and staff from schools other than UTRGV are $3, with their school ID.

UTRGV students, faculty and staff with UTRGV ID attend free and can bring one guest free.

Box office opens one hour prior to each performance. No children below the third grade will be admitted.

For more information, reservations, group reservations, or to be added to the theatre email directory, please call (956) 665-3581 or email Elva Galvan at elva.galvan@utrgv.edu.


Marci.Caltabiano@UTRGV.edu UTRGV Director of News and Internal Communications

Jennifer.McGehee@UTRGV.edu UTRGV Director of Public Relations