'The Nerd' to play at Spotlighters
"The Nerd," a farce by the late playwright Larry Shue, will be presented weekends at the Spotlighters Theater, 817 St. Paul St., Friday through Sept. 29. The comedy is directed by Harriet Broady and features Joe Giffles, Rodney Atkins, Tom Siebert, Julia Ro and Roger Buchanan.
Show times are 8:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets prices are $7 and $8 with discounts available for students and senior citizens. For reservations, call 752-1225. Theatre Hopkins will inaugurate a three-week series of short story readings today at 2:15 p.m. with selections from works by Ernest Hemingway and Isak Dinesen. Mark E. Campion will read from the former's "Hills Like White Elephants" and "The Snows of Kilimanjaro"; Cherie Weinert will read from the latter's "Out of Africa" and "Shadows on the Grass."