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Driving Miss Daisy Play Jan 20
January 20 @ 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Our in-house theatrical production of this award-winning movie and play starring Roxy Wallace, Anthony Island, and Blake Smith. Directed by Meredith Steward and produced by Carl Robinson.
Driving Miss Daisy was first a play starring Morgan Freeman, Dana Ivey, and Ray Gill debuting in 1987. The movie followed 2 national tours with different actors and was released in 1989 with Jessica Tandy and Dan Akroyd joining Morgan Freeman on the big screen. The play received a Pulitzer, the movie an Oscar for Best Movie, and Tandy for Best Actress.
Daisy Werthan, an elderly Jewish widow living in Atlanta, is determined to maintain her independence. However, when she crashes her car, her son, Boolie, arranges for her to have a chauffeur, an African-American driver named Hoke Colburn. Daisy and Hoke‘s relationship gets off to a rocky start, but they gradually form a close friendship between the years of 1948 to 1973, one that transcends racial prejudices and social conventions.
Doors open @ 6:30 PM
Show starts @ 7:30 PM
Beer and Wine Bar Available
Vapors Live is a small and intimate venue. While there isn’t a bad seat in the house, some are better than others. Tickets are all general admission and seating is first-come-first-serve. If you want to sit close to the stage, we suggest you get here early as all tickets are first come first serve.
Show Only Tickets are $25 but do not include a meal. Dinner tickets are no longer available for this event.
For questions and more information call 501.463.4463 or email [email protected]