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Driving Miss Daisy
a Drama
CATEGORY : DRAMA
by Alfred Uhry

COMPANY : ACT1 [WEBSITE]
VENUE : ACT1 Theater [WEBSITE]
ID# 3315

SHOWING : March 06, 2009 - March 28, 2009

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PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION

The place is the Deep South, 1948. Having recently demolished another car, Daisy Wertham, a rich, sharp-tongued Jewish widow of 72, is informed by her son, Boolie, that henceforth she must rely on the services of a chauffeur. The person he hires for the job is a thoughtful, unemployed black man, Hoke, whom Miss Daisy immediately regards with disdain and who, in turn, is not impressed with his employer's patronizing tone and her prejudice. But, in a series of absorbing scenes spanning 25 years, the two, despite their mutual differences, grow ever closer to and more dependent on each other.


CAST & CREW LIST
Director Rebecca Coffee
Stage Manager Heather Martin
Costumer Jan Bernhardt
Set Design Gayley Crockett
Lights & Sound Murray Mann
Set Construction Rich Vandever
Daisy Barbara McFann
Hoke Maurice McGruder
Boolie Kevin Renshaw
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