|The Gin Game opens April 12 at The Old Creamery Theatre|
|News Releases - Stage & Theatre|
|Written by Shelley Klimes|
|Monday, 19 March 2012 12:08|
Amana – The Gin Game, a drama by D. L. Coburn will open The Old Creamery
Theatre’s Studio Stage season on Thursday, April 12 at 3 p.m.
The play is set in a care center where two lonely residents strike up an innocent game
of Gin Rummy. Things get out of control as fury, first at the card game and then at their
fate, rises to the surface. Winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Drama, The Gin Game is rated
Theatre R for adult language.
Tom Milligan, producing director of The Old Creamery from West Amana and Kay
Francis of Naples, Florida will be featured in the show that runs through April 29.
As a warm-up for The Old Creamery’s production, Milligan and Francis gave three
outstanding performances of the play in January at the Norris Community Center in
Tickets are $27 for adults and $17.50 for students. Show times are Thursdays and
Sundays at 3 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Call the box office at 800-
35-AMANA (352-6262) or visit the website at www.oldcreamery.com for more
information or to purchase tickets. Group and student rates are available. Reservations are
The Old Creamery Theatre Company is a not-for-profit professional theatre founded
in 1971 in Garrison, Iowa. The company is celebrating 41 years of bringing live,
professional theatre to the people of Iowa and the Midwest.
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