In the Community: Theater director in local production

Theater Director Katherine Bacon is one of the stars of tye local production of "First Ladies"SUNY Broome Theater Director Katherine Bacon was a faculty respondent at SUNY Oswego this past weekend on behalf of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) for their theater department’s production of “Boeing, Boeing.”

“First Ladies,” the production by Judith Present in which Katherine portrays Lady Bird Johnson, will be performed in Candor at 7 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 9, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 17 Main St. Tickets are $15, as it is a fundraiser for the church’s campaign to restore their treasured John G. Marklove pipe organ built in 1867.

“First Ladies  has received raves when it has been presented in regional venues.  The production gives Presidents’ wives a chance to tell their story. Other featured “ladies” are Dolly Madison, Mary Todd Lincoln, Mamie Eisenhower and Nancy Reagan.