Press Release


Thursday, November 9, 2006
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO--On November 30 and December 1, HLG's Parker Theatre will be transformed into the location of a mysterious murder. Written by Frederick Knott, “Wait Until Dark” takes place in Greenwich Village in the early 60's. The Hannibal-LaGrange College theatre department will bring to life the tale of a young blind woman and her photographer husband who mistakenly become involved with drug smugglers. The performances will be at 7:00 p.m. each evening.

The cast of “Wait Until Dark” includes: Leslie Beauchamp, Clayton Hamburg, Shannon Richards, Chris Sheldon, Jake King, Chad Shinn, Jonathan Brodhacker, and Hannah Smith. Jerry Thomason will serve as Director, and Kimberly Johnson as Assistant Director.

Tickets are $9 in advance, $10 at the door, and $8 for seniors or groups of 10 or more. Students will be admitted with their student ID's. Please call 573-221-3675, ext. 0 for ticket information.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations