Four stars of the touring production of "Ragtime" at the Mechanic Theatre will take part in a chat on The Sun's Web site, SunSpot.net, this week:
Lawrence Hamilton ("Coalhouse") reprises the role he played on Broadway. He has also appeared in the Broadway productions of "Jelly's Last Jam," "Porgy and Bess" and "Sophisticated Ladies."
Jim Corti ("Tateh") originally played Harry Houdini in "Ragtime." He has also performed in "A Chorus Line" and "Candide" in New York, as well as in the touring production of "Cabaret" with Joel Grey.
Victoria Strong ("Mother") played Betty Blake opposite John Davidson in "The Will Rogers Follies." She also appeared on TV in "Disney's Geppetto" with Drew Carey.
Lovena Fox ("Sarah") is a singer, songwriter and actress who has recently released a solo CD called "Holdin' Out."
The online chat begins at noon Wednesday, Feb. 28. Questions can be submitted ahead of time.
To take part, go online to www.sunspot.net / features and click on the "Chats" link. Or go directly to: www.SunSpot.net / features / bal-artslifechat. special.