Penfield's Young Open and Honest Players' performance of Leaving Iowa, originally scheduled for Friday and Saturday, December 9 & 10, has been rescheduled for December 16 & 17. An additional show has also been added on Sunday, December 18. Performance will begin at 7:00 pm at Penfield Community Center. Tickets are now on sale at Penfield Recreation office, 1985 Baird Rd.
Please call (585) 340-8655 for more information.
The story, a comedy, is of Don Browning, a middle-aged writer, who returns home
and decides to finally take his father's ashes to his childhood home, as
requested. But when Don discovers Grandma's house is now a grocery store, he
begins traveling across Iowa searching for a proper resting place for his
father. This father-and-son road trip shifts smoothly from the present to Don's
memories of the annual, torturous vacations of his childhood. Don's existential
journey leads him to reconcile his past and present at the center of the United
States. Leaving Iowa is a postcard to anyone who has ever found himself or
herself driving alone on a road, revisiting fond memories of his or her