June 15, 2017 to June 18, 2017
Harrison-The Lyric Theatre
- 115 W. Rush, Harrison, AR 72601
Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race at the historic Lyric Theater in Harrison, AR June 15-18 with Around the World in 80 Days! Stampeding elephants! Raging typhoons! Runaway trains! Unabashedly slapstick! If this sounds like a play you can’t miss, you would be right! Come join the fearless adventurer Phileas Fogg and his faithful manservant as they race to beat the clock. When Phileas Fogg (Preston Garrison) agrees to an outrageous wager from a fellow club member (Lakin Mills) that puts his fortune and his life at risk, he grabs his resourceful manservant, Passepartout (Jarrett Mann), and sets out to circle the globe in an unheard-of 80 days. But his every step is dogged by Detective Fix (Lexi Knight,) who is thoroughly convinced that Phileas is a famed robber on the run. All is on track (and even 2 days ahead! when their train runs out of track and the dogged duo run into Aouda (Abigal Kops), the wife of a priest who is about to be sacrificed! Danger, romance, and comic surprises abound in this whirlwind of a show. Come traverse all 7 continents at the Lyric Theater Jun 15, 16, 17 at 7:00 and June 18 at 2:00. Tickets at TheLyric.org or 870-391-3504. $12 Adults, $10 Seniors/Students, $8 Children.