The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will recognize the founding of the American republic with a naturalization ceremony, a panel discussion and a public reading of the U.S. Constitution.
The cast of “Crimes of the Heart” is putting the finishing touches on a scene from the play set to open Wednesday at Eunice Players’ Theatre. The two-act comedy by Beth Henley is set in 1970s Mississippi, with the story revolving around the Magrath family in upheaval following a surprising turn of events. In this scene, the Magrath sisters, played by Sarah S. Andrepont, Ava Stanford, and Lauren B. Bourgeois, reminisce over a scrapbook. Other cast members include Ian Drake Bellon, Kelly P. Bertrand, and Nathaniel Clark. Performances will be held Sept. 18, 19, 23, 26, 27, 28 at 7 p.m. The matinee is at 2 p.m. Sept. 22. Dinner theatre (with steak and trimmings) is at 6 p.m. Sept. 25. In commemoration of EPT’s 50th anniversary season, opening night features Gold Night, with complimentary wine and cheese served to guests. All seats are $15; dinner is an additional $20. for all parties. Season ticket packages are still available. Tickets can be purchased at Beaucoup (114 S. Second St.) or by calling 337-550-4727 to charge by phone. Visa and MasterCard are accepted for advance sales but not at the door. Season ticket holders can make reservations by calling the number on their season ticket. The theatre is located at 121 S. 2nd St. in Eunice. (Submitted photo)