The Courthouse Window

School Matinee

Now is the Time to Request Your Tickets for the 2013 Student Matinees!

The Pickens County Courthouse Preservation Foundation offers middle and high school school groups the opportunity to experience the theatrical production of The Face in the Courthouse Window at an affordable price during the school day (tickets are just $5). Prior to the matinee, teachers receive a Study Guide with activities and exercises that details information on the history of the Pickens County Courthouse and Reconstruction in West Alabama to enhance student understanding of the performance.


Performances are scheduled for 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. each day and are followed by a post-play discussion with cast members and director.  The Play runs typically for an hour. Performances are held at the historical Pickens County Courthouse located in Carrollton, AL.  Performance dates are:

Thursday, April 11th at 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

Friday, April 12th at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.


Contact: Leon Manning

Phone: 205.792.2978

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  • Preferred performance dates.
  • Number of students, teachers and adult chaperones in your group.
  • Grade level of your students.

You will receive a confirmation of your reservation along with the total cost and the due date for final payment.  Pickens County Courthouse Preservation Foundation only accepts checks.

We encourage you to reserve your seats promptly.  Make plans now to bring your students to our great historical drama.


If a performance date and the alternate dates you select are sold out, you may request to be put on a waiting list for possible cancellations. Waiting list parties are not a guarantee of seating.

Please complete the Student Matinee Etiquette Agreement that must be read, signed, and accompanied with your payment. Orders will not be complete until this document is received. you may mail, fax, or drop it off at any branch of First National Bank of Central Alabama.


There are no exchanges or refunds on ticket purchases. 
There are no refunds on deposits for canceled reservations.

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What Others are Saying

“The strength of the script and the cast will remain etched in our memories forever."

Kathryn Tucker Windham
Master Storyteller and Author

Need to Know

Tickets go on Sale:
January 5, 2013

Entertainment/Guest Featured:
Bobby Horton
5th Alabama Regiment

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