Thursday, November 22, 2018, 07:30pm
The Watermark Theatre and The Haviland Club present Yr. Obedient Servant as public performances and fundraisers for their organizations.
Yr. Obedient Servant, by New York playwright Kay Eldridge, is a one-man, two-act play showcasing the 18th-century author, conversationalist, and personality who put together the first true dictionary for English.
Dr. Terry Pratt will bring Samuel Johnson to life. Dr. Pratt is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Prince Edward Island, and taught 18th-century literature and linguistics for 35 years. His director is Ann Boyles. Costumes are by Pam Jewell.
Admission at both venues is by donation, at the door. Dr. Pratt will take questions after the performance. Show takes place at 7:30 pm November 22 at The Watermark Theatre, North Rustico, and at 7 pm November 24 at The Haviland Club, 2, Charlottetown.
* Terry Pratt as Samuel Johnson
57 Church Hill Avenue
Directly across from Stella Maris Church.