The University Players present the musical "Ain't Misbehavin" at 8 p.m. on October
26-28 in the Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Complex.
The University Players will take on the lively characters from a musical that has
entertained theatre fans since it first appeared on Broadway in 1978. This production
showcases the music of jazz pianist and organist Fats Waller (Thomas Wright Waller).
The composer made his mark in the 20s and 30s, an era branded by its combined rhythms
of ragtime, jazz and swing. Murray Horwitz and Richard Maltby, Jr. co-wrote the long-running
Broadway musical that won Tony, Grammy and New York Drama Critics Circle awards. ECSU
Assistant Professor Billicia Charnelle Hines, serves as director and choreographer
and Mr. Maurice LeFlore, ECSU Assistant Band Director, serves as the production's
For reservations call, 252-335-3436. Ticket prices for students are $3; $6 for faculty/staff/alumni/senior
citizens and $8 for the general public.