www.mozilla.com Weather Central
Voices
Headlines

Wichita school district won't take part in free meals program -7/31/2014, 1:45 PM

Wheels Up private flight club good for Wichita -7/31/2014, 12:42 PM

Lyle Lovett to present acoustic show at Orpheum Theatre -7/31/2014, 12:42 PM

Kansas Highway Patrol inspects First Student buses for Wichita schools -7/31/2014, 12:42 PM

DeWeese gets life sentence for murder -7/31/2014, 12:42 PM

Commercial aircraft sales help Bombardier increase profits -7/31/2014, 12:42 PM

myTown Calendar

SPOTLIGHT
[var top_story_head]

Lecompton to host 'Bleeding Kansas' play

Published on -10/28/2013, 8:36 AM

Printer-friendly version
E-Mail This Story

LECOMPTON, Kan. (AP) -- A critical point in the early history of Kansas will come to life on stage at Lecompton's Constitution Hall.

The Lecompton Re-enactors will perform J. Howard Duncan's play "Bleeding Kansas Characters" on Nov. 3.

Actors will portray significant figures from Kansas' territorial days in the 1850s engaging in discussions about slavery. The setting is a town hall political meeting in the period leading up to statehood and the Civil War.

November's performance is the first of five stagings of the play planned through May 2014 at Constitution Hall, which is operated by the Kansas Historical Society.

digg delicious facebook stumbleupon google Newsvine
More News and Photos

Associated Press Videos