Out and about

June 05, 1998

"The Fourposter"

A comedy, this is the story of a marriage and its four-decade journey as two people grow from youthful infatuation to mature love and friendship. Wayside Theatre, Middletown, Va. Tonight. From $17 to $23 for adults, with discounts for students, seniors and groups of 20 or more. Children ages 17 and younger, $7.50. 1-540-869-1776 or 1-800-951-1776.

Comedy Pigs Anniversary Show

Proceeds will benefit Maryland Ensemble Theatre and the Cultural Arts Center. Old McCrory's building, 15 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Tonight. $10, reservations suggested. 1-301-694-4744.

"Smoke on the Mountain"

A rustic musical comedy for everyone who likes laughter and toe-tapping music. Totem Pole Playhouse, U.S. 30, between Chambersburg, Pa., and Gettysburg, Pa., tonight and Saturday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2:30 p.m.; $21 to $27, 1-717-352-2164.


"The King and I"

Musical about the King of Siam and an English widow who tutors his children and wives. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Cost is $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and students and $12 for children 12 and younger. Today and Saturday evenings, Sunday matinees, dinner theater. Today and Saturday dinner is at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30. For Sunday matinees, dinner is at 1 p.m. and the show starts at 2:30. 301-739-SHOW.

Hagerstown Suns

Municipal Stadium, 274 E. Memorial Blvd., Hagerstown, against Savannah Sand Gnats. Today, 7:05 p.m., $10 per family, baseball cap giveaway to first 1,000 fans, Magic by Michael T. Saturday, 5:05 p.m., Hagerstown Blues Fest concert after game. $7, box seats; $5, adult general admission; $3, students, senior citizens and military. 301-791-6266.

The Freemans

With Jerry Bennett and Morning Star Singers. Gospel Trinity Center, Union Rescue Mission, 125 N. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Tonight, 7:30 p.m. Free.


Kelly-Miller Bros. Circus, presented by Western Maryland Troopers Association, Hagerstown Speedway, U.S. 40, west of Hagerstown. Today, shows at 5:30 and 8 p.m. Adults, $8; children 3 to 12, $5; free for children younger than 3. 301-733-8003.

Relay for Life

A celebration of life honoring cancer survivors and remembering those who have died from cancer. Today, School Stadium, South Hagerstown High School, 6:30 p.m., reception; 7 p.m. opening ceremony; 9 p.m. luminaire ceremony. 301-665-4689.

Thunder in the Valley

Civil War re-enactment, parade, marketplace, encampments and military ball. Charles Town Races, Charles Town, W.Va. Today through Sunday, 1-304-535-2627 or 1-800-848-8687.

Strawberry Festival

A seasonal celebration complete with strawberry specialties, entertainment, crafters and homemade food. McConnell Park, North Second Street, McConnellsburg, Pa. Today and Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sun. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1-717-485-4064.

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