Horizon Theatre's RIGHT ON to Run 7/18-8/31

June 10
3:13 PM 2014
Horizon Theatre's RIGHT ON to Run 7/18-8/31

Putting the sizzle in the summer at Horizon is the world premiere of Darren Canady's Right On, a soul-filled story with laughter, tears and a funky beat. Brothas and sistahs who traded dashikis for day jobs reunite for a new generation in this funny and powerful comedic drama with a musical backdrop of 70's funk. Right On runs July 18 - August 31, 2014. Performances are Wednesday through Friday at 8 PM, Saturday at 3 PM and 8:30 PM, and Sunday at 5 PM. Tickets are $20-$30. Tickets and information are available at horizontheatre.com or 404.584.7450.

Right On playwright Darren Canady is a rising star in American theatre, and won the American Theatre Critics Association 2012 M. Elizabeth Osborn New Play Award for best emerging playwright, recognizing his Brothers of the Dust, which premiered in May 2011 at Congo Square Theatre Company in Chicago. He was also the winner of the Alliance Theatre's Kendeda Graduate Playwriting Award in 2007, and his winning play, False Creeds, had its World Premiere on the Alliance Theatre's Hertz Stage that year. Darren will be in Atlanta through July 18. If anyone is interested in interviewing him while he is in town please let me know.

A web image, calendar listing, and a press release with details and additional show information are attached to this e-mail. Here is a link to download photos of the Right On cast from past productions with credits: https://www.flickr.com/photos/horizontheatre/sets/72157644809439703/.

Performances of Right On run July 18 - August 31, 2014. Show times are Wednesday - Friday at 8 PM, Saturday at 3 PM & 8:30 PM, and Sunday at 5 PM. This show is recommended for ages 10 and up. General admission tickets for Right On are $20-$40. Tickets may be ordered by phone at 404.584.7450 or online at horizontheatre.com.

There are press passes available for opening weekend performances on Friday, July 18 at 8 PM, Saturday, July 19 at 8:30 PM, and Sunday, July 20 at 5 PM. Press passes should be reserved by noon on Monday, July 14. Please contact Kelundra Smith at marketing@horizontheatre.com or call 404.523.1477 ext 111 to reserve passes and with any other media inquiries. We look forward to seeing you at the show.

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