Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Barefoot In The Park

Friday, March 10th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 12th at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, March 15th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 16th at 7:30 pm
Friday, March 17th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 18th at 7:30 pm

GET TICKETS
ONLINE at http://www.florencelittletheatre.org
(advance purchase only – no same-day purchase)
BY PHONE call (843) 662-3731
Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm
IN PERSON visit the
“daytime” Box Office located in the rear of the theatre
(use the rear parking lot)
open Monday through Friday from noon to 5:00pm or
“theatre lobby” Box Office open 1 hour prior to showtime

TICKET PRICES $20 adult / $15 for under 18 or student with ID.
AUDIENCE Best for adults.

DIRECTED BY Keith Best
DESCRIPTION This play written by Neil Simon tell the story of newlyweds; free spirited Corie and buttoned-downed attorney Paul. After six days these two honeymooners move into a fifth-floor, cold-water apartment with a broken radiator and a hole in the skylight. And then married life begins. Will the newlyweds survive the freezing weather and each others’ mismatched temperaments?
UNDERWRITTEN BY Anne and Dan Ervin.
PRODUCTION NOTES Written by Neil Simon. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Blues for an Alabama Sky by Pearl Cleage

Directed by Professor D. Keith Best

 

The Francis Marion University Theatre‘s 2016-17 season will begin with Blues for an Alabama Sky.

THE STORY: It is the summer of 1930 in Harlem, New York. The creative euphoria of the Harlem Renaissance has given way to the harsher realities of the Great Depression. Young Reverend Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., is feeding the hungry and preaching an activist gospel at Abyssinian Baptist Church. Black Nationalist visionary Marcus Garvey has been discredited and deported. Birth control pioneer Margaret Sanger is opening a new family planning clinic on 126th Street, and the doctors at Harlem Hospital are scrambling to care for a population whose most deadly disease is poverty. The play brings together a rich cast of characters who reflect the conflicting currents of the time through their overlapping personalities and politics. Set in the Harlem apartment of Guy, a popular costume designer, and his friend, Angel, a recently fired Cotton Club back-up singer, the cast also includes Sam, a hard-working, jazz-loving doctor at Harlem Hospital; Delia, an equally dedicated member of the staff at the Sanger clinic; and Leland, a recent transplant from Tuskegee, who sees in Angel a memory of lost love and a reminder of those “Alabama skies where the stars are so thick it’s bright as day.” Invoking the image of African-American expatriate extraordinaire, Josephine Baker as both muse and myth, Cleage’s characters struggle, as Guy says, “to look beyond 125th Street” for the fulfillment of their dreams.

For additional information, visit The University Theatre.

RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling 843-661-1365 between 1:00 and 5:00 pm.  Tickets: Thanks to Department of Fine Arts sponsorship, admission is free.