Monday, 12 November 2007 22:00
Dark comedy The Waiting Room by Lisa Loomer
premieres tonight in the Valborg Theatre.
Presented by Appalachian State
University’s Department of Theatre and Dance, Room is a dark comedy that
contains mature themes- not appropriate for young children. Characters are
thrust into a world wrought with conflicting interests: doctors unable to give
alternative treatments, patients unable to receive proper care, businessmen
thriving off drug sales, and more. Directed by faculty member Anna Ward, the
play’s cast includes ASU stage veterans Anna Gettles, Blake Ervin, Corey Monk,
Alysa Wooden, Justin Attkisson and several others. The show starts at 8 p.m.
through the 19th with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday. For ticket
information, call the Valborg Box Office at 828-262-3063.