Mark Twain is alive and well in Louisville [Theater]

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Mark Twain's life, legacy, and career are celebrated and explored in the one-man show The Gospel According to Mark, which opens at Centerstage tomorrow.  

The Gospel According to Mark will be performed on Aug. 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 21 at 2 p.m.  Both shows will go on in Centerstage, located at the Jewish Community Center at 3600 Dutchmans Lane in Louisville.

Tickets for both shows are $15 per person.  Purchases can be made at the Jewish Community Center front desk or by calling 502-459-0660.  More information on the show can be found at the Centerstage website.

J.R. Stuart stars in this one-man, two-act show about Mark Twain's life, career, and legacy.  The first act finds the famed author performing roles from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as well as presenting humorous stories related to rail traveling.  The second act, meanwhile, sees Twain 10 years older with tales of his upbringing and coming to terms with loss and success.  

Following Gospel, Centerstage will present The Fantasticks, which will run from Sept. 8-18.  More information on the show can be found at the Centerstage website.  More information on the Centerstage season can be found at this article.  

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(Image from Centerstage)