Martinsville, Virginia


Doubt, A Parable: Unveiling the Mysteries of Doubt and Suspicion at St. Nicholas

Doubt, A Parable: Unveiling the Mysteries of Doubt and Suspicion at St. Nicholas

The TheatreWorks Community Players are thrilled to present a thought-provoking and gripping theatrical experience with their upcoming production of "Doubt, A Parable." This Tony Award-winning play, written by John Patrick Shanley in 2005, takes audiences on a compelling journey through a world filled with uncertainty, moral dilemmas, and the power of doubt. Set in the Bronx in 1964, the play centers around the enigmatic suspicions of Sister Aloysius, the principal of St. Nicholas Catholic School, regarding an alleged inappropriate relationship between Father Flynn and a young male student. This intense and emotionally charged drama raises essential questions about faith, trust, and the consequences of uncertainty.

"Doubt, A Parable" is set against the backdrop of a Catholic school, where Sister Aloysius begins to harbor doubts about the behavior of Father Flynn. The audience is immediately drawn into a world of moral ambiguity as Sister Aloysius becomes convinced that Father Flynn's relationship with a young student is far from appropriate. This suspicion evolves into a gripping battle of wits between the two, as Sister Aloysius attempts to uncover the truth.

Get Your Tickets Now!

Don't miss your chance to witness this gripping exploration of doubt, faith, and morality on stage. "Doubt, A Parable" will be performed at The Blackbox Theatre in Uptown Martinsville. Advanced tickets are available for $20, with tickets priced at $25 at the door. Secure your seats early and save!

Performance Schedule: 

  • Friday, October 13th – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 14th – 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 15th – 2:00 pm
  • Friday, October 20th – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 21st – 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 22nd – 2:00 pm

SPECIAL OFFER: Purchase a Friday Night UPTown Bundle and receive a $20 voucher to redeem at Hugo's Restaurant any day after the performance (valid until 12/31/23). This is a $40 value ($20 Doubt, $20 Hugo's) for only $30!! Available only in advance online for a Friday Night performance only (Oct. 13 and Oct. 20).