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Ethics and the Theater – Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry

November 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

play reading and discussion Suggested donation: $10; Members $5 (6:30 pm- reception with light refreshments)

Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry

It is Atlanta, 1948. Daisy Werthan is, at 72, active, sharp, and perfectly competent. A car accident leads her son to hire Hoke Colburn to drive her around. Thus begins a relationship that spans 25 years, plus racial, religious, and class divisions, as the white, Jewish Daisy and the black, unlettered Hoke confront entrenched prejudice and develop a mutual respect, even affection.

Pat Bruder Debrovner Len Rella Gregory Taylor Directed by Susan Horowitz

Participate in a discussion of the play’s ethical issues led by Betsy Ungar

The New York Society for Ethical Culture is a humanist community dedicated to ethical relationships, social justice, and environmental stewardship. Entry to our 100-year-old building and meeting rooms is wheelchair accessible. For events in our Auditorium and Social Hall, please call ahead (212-874-5210 x 121) and plan to arrive one hour before start time.


November 11, 2016
7:00 pm
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