Her good intentions alone aren’t quite enough to sustain the show as a whole, but Atlanta playwright Suehyla El-Attar’s heart is clearly in the right place — which is to say firmly on her sleeve — in “Third Country,” her second work to be commissioned by Horizon Theatre. (She’s primarily known around town as an actress, recently on view in “Swell Party.”)
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Through Oct. 20. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays; 3 and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays; 5 p.m. Sundays. $20-$30. Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave. (in Little Five Points), Atlanta. 404-584-7450. www.horizontheatre.com.
Bottom line: Well-meaning but minor.