See “Dearly Departed” for FREE this weekend

Dearly Departed

On April 15 and 16, 2011, 7:30pm, the “drop dead funny” play “Dearly Departed,” written by David Bottrell & Jessie Jones, will be presented FREE in the Saint Paul College Theatre. “Dearly Departed takes place in the backwoods south of the Mason-Dixon Line, the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. Amidst the chaos of their lives, the Turpins try to plan their father’s funeral, and turn for comfort to their friends and neighbors, an eccentric community of misfits, they learn that “coping with life’s losses can turn out to be drop-dead funny.”

General admission tickets to “Dearly Departed” are free to all but you must have a ticket to get in!

Tickets are available in the Student Life Office (Room 1170) or in the Speech & Theatre Presentation Center (Room 4200). Reservations for theatre seating may be made by telephone at 651.846.1549 or e-mail at

Visitor Parking is $1.00 with ticket validation upon exiting the Play.