Two Parts Needed for next Center for the Arts Production
Posted: Friday, January 11, 2013 9:14 am
The Murfreesboro Center for the Arts is looking for two actors to complete the cast of its next production: "Driving Miss Daisy". Director Anderson Dodd said there are parts for Hoke Coleburn and Daisy's chauffeur Boolie Werthan, Daisy's son. The chauffer needs to be age 60 to 85 and her son is 40 to 65.
Change Friday-Saturday Curtain Times
This year the Center for the Arts is changing its curtain times for Friday and Saturday evening shows. Instead of 7:00PM, those performances will now regularly be at 7:30PM.
Driving Miss Daisy
"Driving Miss Daisy" is set in mid-century Atlanta, Driving Miss daisy tells the story of an elderly Jewish matron, Daisy Werthan, and her chauffeur, Hoke Coleburn. At first Daisy is none to happy about being forced to rely on a black man. But Hoke gradually wins her over, and during the 25-year span of the play the two develop a deep-rooted affection.
The play is a delicate depiction of racial tensions and of growing old. Alfred Uhry, the playwright, has created two outsiders who come to a mutual respect based on their independence, strength, and stubborn integrity.The play will be performed at the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts at 110 West College Street fromFebruary 15th through March 3rd.
"Footloose" through January 20th
Currently "Footloose" is showing through January 20th. Performances are Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30, with Sunday maintees at 2:00. Phone 615-904-ARTS (2787) for reservations.