STATE COLLEGE Penn State Centre Stage will present "No Place to be Somebody," by Charles Gordone, Oct. 110, in the Pavilion Theatre.
Directed by renowned faculty visionary Charles Dumas, this Pulitzer Prize-winning play is set in the middle of the Civil Rights era, where a black bartender matches wits with a white mobster.
The play features M.F.A. actor alum Herb Newsome, as bar-owner and pimp Johnny Williams, third-year M.F.A. actor Brandon Carter as aspiring actor Gabe Gabriel, and Charles Dumas who plays ex-con and father figure Sweets.
For additional show information, visit www.theatre.psu.edu. Tickets are available at Penn State Tickets Downtown, Eisenhower Box Office, Bryce Jordan Center, or by calling 814-863-0255 or 800-ARTS-TIX.