2008 Cheaper by the Dozen

Cheaper by the Dozen Tickets ON SALE!

Cheaper_by_the_dozen_lrTickets for Union Street Players’ production of "Cheaper by the Dozen" are now on sale! The show will be presented December 4-6 at 7:00 p.m. with a 2:00 p.m.Sunday matinee on December 7th. The production coincides with the Pella Garden Club’s annual Tour of Homes.USP has, once again, lowered ticket prices for the family friendly holiday show as a gift to the community. All tickets are only $5.00.

Cheaper_by_the_dozen_2_lr "Cheaper by the Dozen," under the direction of Anne McCullough Kelly, is based on a true story. Frank and Lillian Gilbreath were pioneers in the field of motion study and helped shape modern industry (there is a permanent exhibit honoring the couple in the Smithsonian Institute). They had twelve children and used their home as a living laboratory for their studies and experiments on efficiency. The play tells the piognant story of their daughter’s coming of age and the strained relationship with her ailing father.

Cheaper_by_the_dozen_3_lf Tickets may be purchased in the Pella Community Center Office located at 712 Union Street in Pella. The office is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tickets may also be purchased over the phone using Visa, Mastercard or Discover by calling          641-620-9107        .

Top Photo:Union Street Players rehearse a scene from their upcoming production of “Cheaper by the Dozen”. (L-R) Liz Core, Caleb Blom, Jacob Cowman, Megan Atkins, Ridge McGinley, Jallisa Morgan, and Calvin VanDonselaar.

Middle Photo: Mark Moreland and Liz Core play Frank Gilbreath and his daughter, Anne.

Bottom Photo: (L-R) Liz Core, Madison Vander Well, Jallisa Morgan, Jacob Martin, Jacob Cowman, Megan Atkins, Caleb Blom, Calvin VanDonselaar, Ridge McGinley, and Mark Moreland.

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