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Mystery on stage in Atlanta
'Every Tongue Confess' lasts until Aug. 25
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As the summer heat rises, Horizon Theatre Company launches the Atlanta premiere of “Every Tongue Confess” a passion-filled mystery with original blues and gospel music.

“Every Tongue Confess” began July 12 and will run until Aug. 25, at Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave., in Little Five Points/Inman Park.

Performances will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 3 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday, and 5 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets start at $20. Tickets and information are available at or 404-584-7450. Group rates are available. Ticket prices are subject to change.

In “Every Tongue Confess,” the summer heat is rising and flames are flying high in this whodunit focused on uncovering the culprit behind a string of church fires in Boligee, Ala. As the temperature climbs, church goers start gossiping and secrets slip out — a widow touched by the Holy Spirit, a son with big dreams, a stranger with a mysterious past, a young girl whose voice has left her, and a father who struggles to connect.

Wrapped in combustible comedy and the sweat-soaked gospel and blues music of the Deep South, intergenerational stories of loss and redemption collide.

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