WHAT: Cookeville Performing Arts Center’s Backstage production of “Wait Until Dark”
WHEN: Continues Jan. 26, 27, 28
WHERE: Cookeville Performing Arts Center, 10 E. Broad St., Cookeville
ADMISSION: $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for students
Emily Woods portrays Susan Hendrix, a blind woman, in CPAC’s production of “Wait Until Dark,” which continues Jan. 26-28 at 7:30 p.m. (Photo by George Furman)
‘Wait Until Dark’ continues this week at CPAC
Blindness may just be the key to one woman’s escape in the Cookeville Performing Arts Center’s Backstage production of “Wait Until Dark.”
The show continues Jan. 26-28 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $7 for students.
Frederick Knott’s “Wait Until Dark,” adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher and directed by Samantha Raper, is the story of Susan Hendrix, a blind yet capable woman who is imperiled by a trio of men in her own apartment in 1944 Greenwich Village. As the climax builds, Susan discovers that her blindness could aid in her escape – but she and her tormentors must wait until dark to play out this classic thriller’s chilling conclusion.
The cast includes Harrison Young as “Sam,” Emily Woods as “Susan,” Kat Fincher as “Gloria,” Matt Beal as “Mike,” Evan Cole as “Carlino” and Travis L. Flatt as “Roat.”