Ormond residents star in new play about retiring actress
Come cheer at "The Actress," a comedy by Peter Quilter opening Feb. 3 at Daytona Playhouse, 100 Jessamine Blvd.
Get a peek backstage as friends and family invade the dressing room of an acclaimed retiring actress to say goodbye, declare their love, have a laugh, spit insults, grab a final embrace, and renew old battles. Ormond Beach resident Kathy Thompson stars as Lydia Martin, a colorful, complicated actress making her emotional farewell performance.
Will the real Lydia Martin finally take a bow? Top off your weekend to-do list by getting tickets early. Call the box office at 255-2431 or reserving them on line at DaytonaPlayhouse.org.
Shows: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3, 4, 9, 10 and 11 and 2 p.m. Feb. 5 and 12
Ticket prices: $18 for adults, $16 seniors 55 and older, and $10 for 18 and under