The God Box, A Daughter's Story

Add to Calendar 03/30/2015 19:00:0003/31/2015 21:00:0015The God Box, A Daughter's StoryYou’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll want to call your mother.  In this engaging one-woman, one-act play based on her New York Times’ bestselling book, Mary Lou Quinlan explores the laughter and tears of the story of a family in love, in loss and in triumph.  The show has played off-Broadway and at the prestigious Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Two special performances benefit the University of Dayton’s Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop endowment.  Tickets: $15-$50. Group rates available.  March 30 performance includes “Talk Back” onstage with Quinlan and four local writers, Katrina Kittle, Mary McCarty, Sharon Short and Joanne Huist Smith, called “Writing Your Heart Out.”  March 31 performance (“The Bombeck Family Special Benefit for the Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop”), emceed by WHIO-TV anchor Cheryl McHenry, features “Talk Back” onstage with Quinlan and Betsy Bombeck called “A Mother’s Bond.”  For tickets, visit tickets.udayton.edu or call 927-229-2545. Co-sponsored by CareSource Foundation; PNC; the University of Dayton’s Office of Special Programs and Continuing Education; Provost’s Office; Communications Department; the Women’s Center; the School of Education and Health Sciences, Division of Student Development; and Merle Wilberding & Susan Elliott. WHIO-TV is the media co-sponsor, and Washington-Centerville Public Library is providing promotional support. In-kind support offered by University of Dayton Bookstore and Bob Ross Buick.Boll Theatre, Kennedy UnionTeri Rizvirizvi@udayton.eduNo03/30/2015

Monday, March 30 — Tuesday, March 31

Repeats every 1 day(s), from 7 p.m. — 9 p.m.

Location: Boll Theatre, Kennedy Union

More Info:  http://humorwriters.org/2015/01/12/you'll-cry-you'll-laugh-you'll-want-call-mother/

Cost:  $15-$50, group rates available

You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll want to call your mother. 

In this engaging one-woman, one-act play based on her New York Times’ bestselling book, Mary Lou Quinlan explores the laughter and tears of the story of a family in love, in loss and in triumph. 

The show has played off-Broadway and at the prestigious Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Two special performances benefit the University of Dayton’s Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop endowment. 

Tickets: $15-$50. Group rates available. 

March 30 performance includes “Talk Back” onstage with Quinlan and four local writers, Katrina Kittle, Mary McCarty, Sharon Short and Joanne Huist Smith, called “Writing Your Heart Out.” 

March 31 performance (“The Bombeck Family Special Benefit for the Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop”), emceed by WHIO-TV anchor Cheryl McHenry, features “Talk Back” onstage with Quinlan and Betsy Bombeck called “A Mother’s Bond.” 

For tickets, visit tickets.udayton.edu or call 927-229-2545.

Co-sponsored by CareSource Foundation; PNC; the University of Dayton’s Office of Special Programs and Continuing Education; Provost’s Office; Communications Department; the Women’s Center; the School of Education and Health Sciences, Division of Student Development; and Merle Wilberding & Susan Elliott. WHIO-TV is the media co-sponsor, and Washington-Centerville Public Library is providing promotional support. In-kind support offered by University of Dayton Bookstore and Bob Ross Buick.

Contact Information:

Name:  Teri Rizvi
Website:  http://tickets.udayton.edu/
Phone:  937-229-2545
Email:  rizvi@udayton.edu