Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - April 14, 1999
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CALENDAR Reading of a new play by Horton Foote

WHAT: Professional reading of a new play by Horton Foote
WHEN: Tuesday, April 20, 7 p.m.
WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $10.00 (suggested donation)

ADD: As part of the New Works Reading series, The Lost World Theater Company, in association with the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, presents a professional reading of a new comedy by the playwright Horton Foote.

Foote--having written plays for television, radio, film, and stage--has won Oscars for the screenplays of To Kill a Mockingbird and Tender Mercies.

Past new works readings have included "The Day Emily Married," which was read by a cast of professional actors including Peri Gilpin who plays Ros on the hit television sitcom "Frazier."

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

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