Season opener set for Jennings County Players

The Jennings County Players plan to open the 2017-18 season at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 and 21 with Joseph Kesselring’s play, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” at Park Theatre Civic Centre, 25 N. Madison Ave., North Vernon.

There also will be a matinee performance at 2 p.m. Oct. 22.

The comedy revolves around the Brewster family and the problems faced by Mortimer Brewster, played by Cyrus Brewer. Mortimer is a drama critic who must deal with his crazy, homicidal family and the local police in Brooklyn, New York.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the box office at the civic center or at the door before each performance. Ticket prices are $8 for adults in advance ($10 at the door), $3 for students and $1 for preschoolers.

The box office is open from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Information: 812-346-0330