T2 Announces Benefit for Actor's Family
"THE POE SHOW" READING CANCELED
SATURDAY IMPROV SHOWCASE TO BENEFIT FAMILY OF SEAN PHILLIP MABREY
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS—5/17/11—Following the tragic death of Northwest Arkansas actor Sean Phillip Mabrey, TheatreSquared has canceled the Saturday, May 21 6:30pm staged reading performance of "The Poe Show." Sean, who had appeared in the 2010 Arkansas New Play Fest as well as the recent T2 production of Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some), was scheduled to appear in the reading. Ticket holders for "The Poe Show" will be offered an exchange into any New Play Fest event, and may contact the Walton Arts Center Box Office at (479) 443-5600. All other New Play Fest readings and events will continue as scheduled.
TheatreSquared, Dan's Party, and Phunbags Comedy Improv also announced today that all ticket sales from the Improv Showcase at 9:00pm on Saturday, May 21, will benefit Sean's family. Sean was a founding member of the Dan's Party improv troupe.
Tickets for the Improv Showcase ($10) are available at theatre2.org or by calling the Walton Arts Center Box Office at (479) 443-5600.