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Performers, Players, & Politicians
Legacies From The Land Of Lincoln
The cast from the ISS Annual Meeting's Similar Presentation of Illinois Characters
from "Land of Lincoln - Thy Wondrous Story."
Illinois State Society of Washington, DC
In Celebration of Illinois Statehood Day
An All New Show with All New
Famous and Infamous Illinois Characters from
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LAND OF LINCOLN - THY WONDROUS STORY
By The Hon. Mark Q. Rhoads
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Tuesday, December 3rd
The Ballston Comedy Spot
Ballston Common Mall - 4238 Wilson Blvd - Arlington, VA 22203 (Orange Line Ballston/MU Metro Stop)
Champagne and Dessert Reception Following. Meet the Cast and Author.
Advanced Ticket Purchase: $25.00,
Tickets At the Door: $30.00
Entertainment provided by ten actors who will portray famous personalities from Illinois history. Actress and acting teacher Cheryl Felicia Rhoads will direct dramatic and comedic monologues by her acting students.
Characters presented will be as diverse as Everett Dirksen, George Halas, Marva Collins, Oscar Mayer, Billy Sunday, Nancy Reagan, Walt Disney, Jackie Joyner Kersee, Frank Annunzio, Mahalia Jackson, Lynn Martin, Marshall Field, Florenz Ziegfeld, Wyatt Earp, and The Famous Ghost Of Resurrection Mary. Plus, many other characters will tell us about how their lives played a role in both Illinois and American history. Author Mark Rhoads also will autograph copies of his book, which includes the history of the Illinois State Society and its members
from 1854 to 2012.
www.IllinoisStateSociety.org or on the Illinois History Blog site: http://illinoisstatesoceity.typepad.com/my_weblog/
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