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Cottey Dep't of Theatre Presents The Serpent, Feb 21-22

The Cottey College Department of Theatre presents The Serpent: A Ceremony on Friday and Saturday, February 21 and 22, in the Auditorium. The curtain will rise at 8 p.m. each evening.

Written by Jean-Claude van Itallie in collaboration with The Open Theatre, this Obie-winning experimental play features choreographed movement, dance, music, and pantomime to explore the book of Genesis in the Bible and relate it to contemporary sentiments. The play is under the direction of Professor Michael Denison. Note: This play is not appropriate for children.

Tickets for The Serpent are $5 for adults and $4 for those under age 18 and over age 62. Tickets will be available at the door the evenings of the performances.

The Auditorium is inside the Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts on the northeast corner of Austin and Tower streets in Nevada, Missouri.