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  • 'Driving Miss Daisy' coming to Camelot Theatre

  • Opens Friday, Jan. 31 — Set in Atlanta during the heat of the civil rights movement, playwright Alfred Uhry's story explores an unlikely relationship between an aging, sometimes crotchety, Southern lady and her soft-spoken, black driver. This warm-hearted, poignant play won the Pulitzer Prize for drama in 198...
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  • Set in Atlanta during the heat of the civil rights movement, playwright Alfred Uhry's story explores an unlikely relationship between an aging, sometimes crotchety, Southern lady and her soft-spoken, black driver. This warm-hearted, poignant play won the Pulitzer Prize for drama in 1988. Camelot's production stars Shirley Patton as Daisy Werthan and Steven Dominguez as Hoke Coleburn. Paul R. Jones directs.
    The show previews Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 29-30, opens Friday, Jan. 31, and runs through March 2 at Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Curtain is at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. The Jan. 29 performance is a benefit show for Soroptimist International of Medford, and tickets cost $25. Tickets cost $12 for the Jan. 30 preview. A pay-what-you-can performance will be offered at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5. All other tickets cost $25, $23 for seniors and students (except for Sunday matinees).
    Show times, tickets and information available at www.camelottheatre.org or 541-535-5250. The box office is open from noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and one hour before performances. Reserved seating is available for an additional $2 per ticket.

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