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Linda Purl in


by Joan Didion

Join us for an unforgettable theatrical production of The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion, featuring the incomparable Linda Purl from beloved shows like "The Office," "Happy Days," and "Matlock." Prepare to be captivated by an extraordinary tale that will leave you both moved and inspired.

In The Year of Magical Thinking we embark on a poignant journey through the depths of the human heart. Based on Joan Didion's powerful memoir, this thought-provoking play delves into the profound complexity of grief, love, and the indomitable resilience of the human spirit. Linda Purl breathes life into the central character, brilliantly portraying the raw emotions and profound introspection of a woman navigating the stormy seas of loss and healing.

Don't miss your chance to witness the convergence of extraordinary talent, profound storytelling, and the magic of live theatre. Get your ticket today and embark on a transformative journey through The Year of Magical Thinking with Linda Purl at the helm. Prepare to be inspired, uplifted, and moved beyond measure.

LINDA PURL is especially known for playing Helene Beesly on the television perennial The Office; Charlene Matlock on Matlock; Ashley Pfister on Happy Days.

On Broadway: Adventures of Tom SawyerGetting and Spending. Off-Broadway: The Baby Dance, Mr. Toole, Hallelujah! Halelujah!  Regional (partial): Merchant of VeniceHedda Gabler, Real Thing, Glass Menagerie, Little Foxes, Miracle Worker, Doll’s House, Oliver, Grease, On a Clear Day, and Three Penny Opera.

Partial film: BenderMighty Joe Young, Walking Major, Paul’s Promise.

Current tv series: The Bold and the Beautiful, After Forever.

Past recurring tv: Hacks, General Hospital, Homeland,  Designated Survivor and over 45 TV movies.

She studied at Toho Geino Academy, LAMDA, Neighborhood Playhouse, Lee Strasberg Institute.

Founder, California International Theatre Festival. Co-founder Duffy’s Dough. 

Concert venues include Catalina Jazz Club, 54 Below, Birdland, Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Lincoln Center Jazz, Crazy Coqs (London), Club Raye (Paris), Satin Doll (Tokyo).

CD’s: Midnight Caravan, Up Jumped Spring, Taking a Chance on Love. Upcoming: This Could Be the Start.

www.lindapurl.com Instagram @lindapurl

CONCESSIONS AVAILABLE at this performance: beer, wine, soda, snacks.You are welcome to eat and drink items purchased at concessions inside the theatre during the show.
SEATING IS GENERAL ADMISSION (choose your seat when you enter the theatre)

LOBBY DOORS and the BOX OFFICE open 1 hour before showtime.

THEATRE DOORS open for seating approximately 25 minutes before showtime.

All Judson Theatre Company shows are recommended for ages 13 and up and may contain adult language and themes. It is not appropriate to bring infants or children under 6 to Judson Theatre Company shows. Everyone attending the performance, regardless of age, must have a ticket.

In the McPherson Theatre black box, the theatre doors open for seating 25 minutes before the performance. The theatre is quite intimate and there is no need to arrive extraordinarily early. Know that if you choose to arrive early, there is no place to sit and wait for the theatre to open other than the outdoor benches in Evelyn's Courtyard, as the lobby for the McPherson Theatre is also the hallway of Wellard Hall.

Judson Theatre Inc. is a tax exempt not-for-profit organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, EIN #84-2638421. Your donation is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Donate anytime at JudsonTheatre.com

Venue Information

McPherson Theater at Bradshaw Performing Arts Center (BPAC)
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374

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Judson Theatre Company

Bradshaw Performing Arts Center
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374
+1 (910) 585-6989

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