Born Yesterday at Classic Theatre

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BORN YESTERDAY is a comedy about millionaire junk man, Harry Brock, who brings his beautiful, rough-around-the-edges girlfriend, Billie Dawn, to Washington, D.C. When Billie's lack of social graces becomes a liability to Brock's business dealings, he hires a journalist, Paul Verrall, to educate her. In the process of enlightenment, Billie painfully realizes the nature of Brock's crooked schemes.

On May 15, the public is invited to a community conversation talkback immediately following the show.

Born Yesterday runs April 29 - May 22. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Call the box office for tickets or group rates: (210) 589-8450 or purchase tickets online at www.classictheatre.org. There is no service charge for using the ticket service. Tickets prices are $25 for general admission, $20 for military/seniors/educators and $10 for students.

Garson Kanin wrote Born Yesterday in 1946. A recent revival of Born Yesterday hit Broadway in 2011, with Nina Arianda and Jim Belushi. The 1950's stage-to-film adaptation stars Judy Holliday and William Holden. 

The Classic Theatre is located at 1924 Fredericksburg Road, in the heart of the Deco District. The theatre has handicap accessibility.


BORN YESTERDAY
• This famous comedy by Garson Kanin enjoyed one of the longest runs in history
• Playing at the Classic Theatre, 1924 Fredericksburg Rd., San Antonio
• Direction by Matthew Byron Cassi

FOR MORE MEDIA INFORMATION: Ariana Trevino, 210-389-2663, ariana.utsa@gmail.com