Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Saturday, 19 April 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports
Auditions For SCCC/ATS Production Of "Picnic" Set
08/20/2013

Auditions for the fall production of “Picnic” at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School is at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug.  27th and 4 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28 in the Showcase Theatre on campus, 1801 N. Kansas.
The Drama Department will supply the materials for the audition.
In 1953, “Picnic,” by William Inge, opened at The Music Box Theatre in New York City. This is a Pulitzer Prize winning play by Kansas playwright William Inge and is done in celebration of the observance of the 100th anniversary of his birth.  
 Not only did it win him a Pulitzer Prize, but The Drama Critic Circle Award, The Outer Circle Award, and The Theatre Club Award. In 1956, Columbia Pictures released the film version of “Picnic” directed by Joshua Logan and starring William Holden, Kim Novak and Rosalind Russell. It enjoyed a successful revival run on Broadway last year at the legendary Round-About Theatre starring Ellen Burstyn, Maggie Grace (of Lost fame), and  Sebastian Stan (Gossip Girl).
“Picnic” is a charming and uplifting and heartbreaking story of one life-changing day in the lives of two households in a small Kansas town in the early 1950s. Madge is coming of age and wonders if there is more to life than being a pretty girl destined to marry the first acceptable man who asks. Then a drifter named Hal arrives and his presence has a seismic effect on Madge and the Owens’ extended family. A whirlwind of passion and longing makes this a summer picnic like no other.  
For information, contact Gloria Goodwin, gloria.goodwin@sccc.edu or call 620-427-1460.

© SCCC/ATS Press Release
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Weather Blamed For Fatal Accident In Southwest Kansas
Missing Guymon Woman Found Safe In New mexico
Syracuse Man Arrested On 11 Counts Of Child Pornography
Discarded Smoking Materials Keep Guymon Firefighters Busy
Kansas Poised To End K-12 Tenure
Local Soldier Graduates From Lackland Air Base
Math, Reading Test Results May Not Go Public
Kansas Gets Extra Time In Voter Registration Case
Redskins Win 5 State Relays
Sebelius Considering Run Against Roberts
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
A Good Friday for Saints Baseball  
Seward Sweeps Pratt in Home Finale
Poetry Reading To Be Held Wednesday At ACCC/ATS
Beaver Cow Chip's Got Talent Winners
Beaver Cow Chip's Got Talent Winners
Liberal Kicks Past Great Bend
Seward-Cloud Pushed Back and Seward-Pratt Moved Up
Crusader Staff Wins Awards At KCM
Kansas Unemployment Remains Unchanged
Syracuse Man Arrested On 11 Counts Of Child Pornography
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group