Tuesday, November 4, 2008

The Staged Reading Series: Spoon River Anthology on November 11

Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette's 2008-2009 Staged Reading Series continues with Spoon River Anthology by Charles Aidman. The script is based on Edgar Lee Masters' collection of short poems of the same name.

Robert Spaulding directs the cast, which includes Trish Anderson, Brian Bennett, Rod Dimmick, Jane Hampton, Linda Jeffries, Denise Laussade, Tony Lavish, Janet Mauck, Jake Ott, Marylin Howland Ross, Kira Stephenson, Eric Taylor and Esther Weiner.

It will be performed at the historic Monon Depot Theatre in downtown Lafayette on Tuesday, November 11, at 7 p.m. There will be a question-and-answer session immediately following the reading.

Audience members are encouraged to pay what they can for admission. To learn more about Spoon River Anthology or the 2nd annual Staged Reading Series, call 765-423-PLAY (7529) or visit the Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette Web site.


Julia said...

Best wishes to Robert in his Civic directorial debut, and to the wonderful cast he has brought together. I can not wait to see Spoon River!!

Steve Martin said...

The collection of poems is considered a classic -- it seems to be known by a lot of people. I look forward to seeing it performed onstage.

And yes, best wishes to all involved. I can't wait to see Spoon River Anthology as well as to attend the Q&A session following!

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