(September 18, 2008)

Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073

MLP Kicks Off Season With "Metamorphoses" Sept. 26

SHREVEPORT, La.— The Marjorie Lyons Playhouse begins the 2008-09 season with the opening production of Mary Zimmerman's "Metamorphoses" Friday, Sept. 26, beginning at 8 p.m.

(Click HERE to read coverage from the Shreveport Times.)

The cast includes Centenary students: Jacob Bates, Arron Holman, Nate Wasson, Destin Bass, Scott Gibbs, Lorna Dopson, April Stutts, Natasha Sebayran, Chelsea David, and Emily Mwakitawa.

Additional shows will take place:

  • Saturday, Sept. 27 at 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 2 at 8 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 3 at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct 4 at 8 p.m.

Ticket prices for adults are $15; seniors, military and children are $10. Admission is free for the Centenary community.

The MLP Box Office opens Friday, Sept. 19 and will be open daily from noon until 4 p.m. For more information, please call 318.869.5242

About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and is regularly rated as one of the top colleges in the South. In 2008 Centenary College celebrates 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.