An Evening with Mark Twain

An Evening with Mark Twain

twainWCU2LINDALE- Saturday, February 15 at 7:30pm and Sunday, February 16, at 2:00pm, Lindale Community Theatre will present “An Evening with Mark Twain” by Kurt H. Sutton gives modern day audiences the opportunity to look at the man and the myth, by having Mark Twain and Samuel L. Clemens on stage at the same time. The show is the most entertaining Mark Twain show in the touring the country; presenting the audience with the opportunity for participation in the singing and music of Clemens time period, while enjoying Twain’s hilarious tall tales and witty humor. A intriguing approach to this American literary icon and a wonderful evening of theatre!

Kurt H. Sutton was born in Mannheim, Germany, immigrating to the United States in 1950. He grew up in Canton, Ga, graduating from the University of Georgia in 1968. He was a teacher of history for 6 years and taught at Western Carolina University where he received his MA. Ed.

He has performed as a business speaker, musician and entertainer for 30 years. In “An Evening with Mark Twain” he uses musical talents to play  harmonica, guitar, and banjo. He has appeared in the movies, “Go Tell It on the Mountain” featuring Paul Winfield and “Night Shadows” featuring Wings Hauser.

As Mark Twain he has appeared in theatres nationally, pleasing audiences with Twain’s hilarious witticisms, and wisdom and Clemens’ love for music.

Tickets available online

Adults $15, students $12, 12 and under $8

Lindale Community Theater

105 West Hubbard (next door to Lindale Candy Company) downtown Lindale, Texas


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