Meridian Star

September 1, 2013

‘Second Samuel’ opens Fine Arts Council season at UWA

Special to The Star
The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     LIVINGSTON, Ala. – “Ever’ body’s got secrets,” say the citizens of Second Samuel, Ga., a small town in the late 1940s.

    The Birmingham Park Players will bring the people and secrets of Second Samuel to Sumter County on Sept. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Bibb Graves Auditorium on the University of West Alabama campus.

    Playwright Pamela Parker’s comedy/drama is produced by special arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock, Ill. The Birmingham Park Players is a nonprofit theatrical organization dedicated to the performance of quality plays and making them accessible to a wide audience in Alabama.

     General admission is $10, adults, $2, students. Sumter County Fine Arts Council members and UWA students are admitted free. UWA students must provide a valid student I.D.

    The Sumter County Fine Arts Council receives support from the Alabama State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the University of West Alabama and other agencies, businesses and individuals. 

    For more information about the season’s schedule or about becoming a SCFAC member, visit