The Scarlet Letter


Sin, punishment, consequence-The Scarlet Letter. This brilliant and unusual adaptation of the classic novel has a decidedly contemporary slant. Pearl, Hester’s illegitimate daughter, is played by an adult woman and as the Narrator for the play. The play preserves the familiar story of Hester Prynne, Roger Chillingworth and Arthur Dimmesdale while casting a modern perspective on its tragic events.Professional actress Kathryn Smith-McGlynn will take on the iconic role of Hester for the UTEP production. Kathryn has guest starredin: Friday Night Lights, In Plain Sight and As The World Turns.


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Photos courtesy of The University of Texas at El Paso

UTEP Wise Family Theatre – Fox Fine Arts

Admission:  $13 Adults; UTEP Faculty/Staff, Seniors | $11 Military, Groups (10+), Alumni (with card), Non UTEP Students | $9 UTEP Students

For further information:  (915)747-5146 or (915)747-5118