The first production of this year's drama season, "The Madwoman of Chaillot" (shy o), is scheduled to run Oct. 24, 25, 26, 31, and Nov. 1 and 2.
In rehearsal since Sept 23, the play is now in the final stages of production.
The two act play, by French playwright Jean Giraudoux, concerns a woman whose tranquil world is disturbed when she learns mankind is in the process of destroying itself. Though shocked, the "Madwoman" devises a simple solution to correct the situation.
The play is gay and light but has an intense theme. Starring in leading roles are Bob Anderson and Chris Keyes. Other principle leads include Ron Coffman and Phyllis Alongi.
Directing the play is George D.Archambeault, theatre arts instructor at FJC.
Fine set designs are credited to Todd Glen, a theatre arts faculty member.
Admission is $1.50 for adults and 75 cents for students with ASB cards. ASB holders will also be entitled to one free ticket.