Contact:
Office of Marketing & Communications
Office: (417) 873-7228
Fax: (417) 873-7435
drury@drury.edu

Watch Your “Vegetables” at Drury

For Immediate Release: April 21

Contact:
Jan Blue
Department of Theatre
Office: (417) 873-6832
E-mail: jblue@drury.edu

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., April 21, 2009 — The Drury University Theatre Department presents the world premiere of a delightful new play for children and adults alike. “Vegetables,” by Mick Sokol, Associate Professor of Theatre, and directed by Brian Knox, will open at 7 p.m. on April 30 in the Wilhoit Theatre inside the Breech School of Business Administration Building at the corner of Central Street and Drury Lane. The one-act play chronicles the perils of not eating your vegetables.

“Vegetables” will be performed at 7 p.m. on April 30, May 1 and May 2 and at a matinee performance on May 2 at 2 p.m.

This production will utilize open seating and reservations are not required. Tickets are $1.00 each with the box office opening one hour prior to each performance. For more information, contact the Theatre Department at (417) 873-7255.

###

Drury is an independent University, church related, grounded in the liberal arts tradition and committed to personalized education in a community of scholars who value the arts of teaching and learning. Education at Drury seeks to cultivate spiritual sensibilities and imaginative faculties as well as ethical insight and critical thought; to foster the integration of theoretical and practical knowledge; and to liberate persons to participate responsibly in and contribute to a global community. For more information, visit www.drury.edu/strategicplan.

University Communications staff are available to news media 24 hours a day at (417) 839-2886. Visit the Office of University Communications online at http://news.drury.edu . Resources include a searchable Expert Guide, staff contacts and downloadable print-quality images and logos.