A look at all the great events on Orcas Island and the San Juan Islands
(Friday & Saturday, February 10 – 11 & 17 – 18)
The Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Harper Lee is set in a small town in fictional Maycomb County, Alabama, 1933-1935, adapted for the stage by Christopher Sergel, for four performances at Orcas Center Friday and Saturday, February 10-11 & 17-18 at 7:30 pm.The primary themes of To Kill a Mockingbird involve racial injustice and the destruction of innocence, issues of class, courage, compassion, and gender roles. The play is renowned for its warmth and humor, despite dealing with the serious issues of rape and racial inequality.The Orcas Center production is directed by Robert Hall and performed by a local star-studded cast including Beth Baker, Aliza Diepenbrock, Warren Hero and Paris Wilson. Tickets for To Kill a Mocking Bird are $15 for adults and $11 for students, $2 off for Orcas Center Members and may be purchased at www.orcascenter.org or by calling 376-2281 ext. 1 or visiting the Orcas Center Box Office open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from noon- 4 pm.