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Eureka Theatre Company announces the spring production of the 2011-2012 season, The Diviners, a story of a mentally challenged boy named Buddy, who does his small town of Zion, Indiana a great favor during the Depression by locating water for the farmers. Buddy’s sweet nature influences those around him, but he ends up gaining a mentor of his own when former preacher, C.C. Showers comes to town. Showers’ goal of helping Buddy overcome his fear of water is disrupted by the townspeople's hope that he can cure the boy and spread his faith in Zion.
The production will take place on the following dates at 7:00 PM in the Eureka Theatre on the campus of Eureka High School:
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Friday, March 9, 2012
Saturday, March 10, 2012
Tickets will go on sale Thursday, March 1st. Ticket prices are: $6.00 in advance and $8.00 at the door. For more information, contact Eureka Theatre Company.
More About Eureka High School
As Rockwood School District's original high school, Eureka students, faculty, staff and parents pride themselves in combining traditions with innovative initiatives. EHS was named by Newsweek magazine as one of America's most challenging high schools.
EHS students consistently rank as top scholastic achievers, with more than 32 percent of overall students taking advanced placement exams. EHS was named a Missouri Gold Star School by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education, one of the highest recognitions any high school can receive.
Performance, promotion and partnership for excellence in education are key focal points at EHS via participation in the nationally recognized Renaissance program. Character education is embedded in all facets of the school's environment.
Sitting on nearly 80 acres, this complex is often referred to as being more like a college campus.