February 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Professor, playwright and director Bill Foster will take the audience through a one-person short version of his new play, The Prodigals. The original work is based on the biblical proverb, The Prodigal Son. This will include audience participation. and is a family friendly program based on the African American church . There will be a Q & A afterwards, and Prof. Foster will talk about the evolution of the play. Please join us!
Look at every new day as an opportunity to find success and be happy. Who knows what you might accomplish?
William H. Foster III has been a writer since the age of eight and was first published at the age of twelve. Poet, essayist, filmmaker, playwright and short story writer, he has published 10 plays and 13 books. His writing has appeared in a number of national publications, including Shooting Star Review, Seacoast Magazine, and Essence Magazine.
He is presently a professor of English at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury, Connecticut. He received his B.A. in Journalism from the University of Massachusetts, and his M.A.L.S. in Writing from Wesleyan University.
Professor Foster has performed his original poetry throughout New England and across the country. In 2007, he presented and performed at the International Conference on 20th Century Poetry in Wuhan, China.
For Students $5