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WHS theater students to present dinner theatre

WHS theater students to present dinner theatre


The WHS Theatre Department and Thespian Troupe 1669will present its spring dinner theater and performance at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at the Waynesville High School Auditorium.


The students will perform the one-act comedy, “Personals and Proposals,” by Burton Bumgarner, produced with special arrangement with Eldridge Plays & Musicals.


The cost for dinner and the show is $7 per person. Tickets will be sold at the door; no reservations are required. Please note that the show is rated PG and no passes are accepted for this event.


The website Eldridge Plays & Musicals provides this summary of the play: “Four men and four women perform seven hilarious scenes about dating and marriage proposals. Three scenes highlight trying to find someone special through an online dating service called As our singles find out, however, the site doesn't live up to its name! The other scenes include some of the worst marriage proposals ever; two coaches trying to lead a couple down the path of wedlock; a Monday Night Football-style coverage of a proposal; and a National Geographic television-type look at a romantic dinner. All together the scenes prove the way to happily-ever-after is filled with heartbreak, humiliation and humor!”


 "Issued February 12, 2019"