Our own Chessie Vigran will soon be starring in "Driving Miss Daisy" at the Fairfield Community Arts Center. It's a wonderful role in a beautifully crafted play. She says they have a strong cast, with Heidi Schiller directing Brian L. Roberts, Dave Moak, and Chessie.
Performances are on February 15, 16 and 17 and February 22, 23 and 24. The 17th and the 24th performances (both Sundays) will be matinees at 2 pm; the Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now. There are many season ticket holders, so if you'd like to see the play, it is recommended that you buy tickets now. Call the box office between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. at[masked]; or go online to www.fairfieldfootlighters.org. Tickets cost $14 each--$12 for students and seniors. If you buy a block of ten or more, there's a $1 discount per ticket.
AS TO HOW TO GET THERE: The Fairfield Community Arts Center is at 411 Wessel Drive, Fairfield OH. To get there from Cincinnati, take I-75 or I-71 to I-275 WEST. Take I-275 to Route 127 Go right (north) straight onto Hamilton Avenue, which will become Pleasant Avenue. Take Pleasant Avenue to Wessel Drive, turn left, and wind around til you arrive at the Center. (This is not the shortest way, but it's the
Or get off I-275 two exits earlier, at Route 4. Go north on Route 4, buy groceries at Jungle Jim's, then continue on Route 4 until Nilles Road. Turn left, go to Wessel Drive, turn left onto Wessel and wind
around to the Center.
FROM OXFORD: Take your preferred route to Hamilton. Take Neilan Blvd/River Road (goes past Miami's Hamilton Campus) to Nilles Road. Turn left on Nilles. Go to Wessel Drive, turn right, and take Wessel
to the Center.
Chessie says she is very proud to be part of this production, and excited to be working with the Fairfield Footlighters. The Fairfield Community Arts Center is a state-of-the-art facility with a terrific theater. Hope you'll join us there!
Join us at 6:00pm for dinner up the street at Sabor Peruano, 7105 Dixie Hwy in Fairfield before the show. Please include in your RSVP whether you are going to the show only, or if you will be joining us for dinner.