By Mary Chase

When Elwood P. Dowd starts to introduce his imaginary friend, Harvey, a six-and-a-half-foot rabbit, to guests at a society party, his sister Veta has seen as much of his eccentric behavior as she can tolerate. She decides to have him committed to a sanitarium to spare her daughter, Myrtle Mae, and their family from future embarrassment. Problems arise, however, when Veta herself is mistakenly assume to be on the verge of lunacy when she explains to doctors that years of living with Elwood’s hallucination have caused her to see Harvey also! Only at the end does Veta realize maybe Harvey isn’t so bad after all.

Performances are June 13 – 27 at the recently renovated State Theatre.

7:30pm on June 13, 19, 20, 26, and 27.

2pm on June 14, 20, 21 and 27

Tickets: $22 general, $18 senior/teen/group (group is 10 or more)

The State Theatre is located at 985 Lincoln Way in Auburn.

“Harvey” is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

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