WALLA WALLA, Wash.— The classic comedy of “Arsenic and Old Lace” opens on the Alexander Stage in Whitman’s Harper Joy Theatre Thursday, Oct. 19, and runs through Sunday, Oct. 22.

Directed by Parke Thomas, this story by Joseph Kesselring features the two beloved maiden aunts who murder for charity. They will dispense poison in the wine and hide bodies in the basement at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Sunday on the Whitman College campus. For ticket information or reservations call (509) 527-5180 during box office hours of 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, or fax to (509) 522-4406.

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CONTACT: Lenel Parish, Whitman College News Service, (509) 527-5156

Email: parishlj@whitman.edu