Theater group performing author’s famous work

The Jennings County Players will perform author and poet Robert Penn Warren’s “All The King’s Men” at 7:30 p.m. April 29 and 30 and 2 p.m. May 1 at the Park Theatre Civic Centre, 25 N. Madison Ave., North Vernon.

The award-winning play depicts the rise and fall of 1930s southern Gov. Willie Stark through recollections of the people who knew him. In order to come to power, he used blackmail, bribery and other tactics.

Tickets cost $8 for adults in advance ($10 at the door), $3 for students and $1 for preschool children. Tickets can be purchased during open box office hours from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, and at the door before each performance.

Parental guidance is advised as the play contains adult themes that may not be suitable for children younger than 13.

Information: 812-346-4329