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Tom Sawyer

August 25 – September 10, 2017
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Theatre Bristol is pleased to present Mark Twain'sTom Sawyer as part of its family-friendly 52nd season. It thanks Artisan Center Theater for generously making this performance possible.Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer had its world premiere at Artisan Center Theater in Hurst, Texas, in February of 2015. Based off the book by Mark Twain, it was adapted and directed by Joe Sturgeon and music directed by Richard Gwozdz, with choreography by Gina Gwozdz, stage managed by Cassondra Plybon and designed by David D. Hyde Jr.

Directing will be Theatre Bristol actor/director veteran Steve Baskett, recent director of The Adventures of Robin Hood,title performer in Scrooge! The Musical, and most recently Belle's father Maurice inDisney's Beauty and the Beast.

The production will open August 25 and run for three weekends through September 10 with evening and matinee performances at the Theatre Bristol ARTspace. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors and students, available online at www.TheatreBristol.org.

Founded in 1965, Theatre Bristol is the oldest continually running children’s theatre in northeast Tennessee and now celebrating its 52nd season. Its Main Stage season consists of up to six productions. Some of its performances take place in the ARTspace, a multi-purpose, black box theatre which seats up to 120, and other performances are on stage at the Paramount Center for the Arts. Theatre Bristol is volunteer run and we invite you to get involved.

For more information, visit Theatre Bristol’s website or Facebook page, contact Theatre Bristol at 423-212-3625, or email info@theatrebristol.org.