ORANGECOUNTY, NC (January 31, 2017)—The Orange County Department on Aging invite the public to attend “Arsenic and Old Lace.”

OCP Arsenic_1The Orange Community Players’ presentation of “Arsenic and Old Lace,” a comedy by Joseph Kesselring, will have you laughing throughout the performance. You’ll find yourself cheering on lead character, Mortimer Brewster, as he tries to convince his long-suffering girlfriend to marry him despite the antics of his crazy family.

Don’t miss this exciting performance directed by Lisa Woodward and the talented cast.

The Passmore Center, located at 103 Meadowlands Drive in Hillsborough, will set the backdrop for the performance.

PerformanceSchedule & Fees

Performance Only: $15 in advance / $18 at the door (concessions will be sold)

  • Thursday, February 23, at 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday, February 24, at 7:00 p.m.

Dinner Theatre: $38 (tickets must be purchased in advance)

Saturday, February 25, doors open at 6:00 p.m., dinner from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., performance immediately following.

Dessert Theatre: $22

Sunday, February 26, doors open at 1:30 p.m., performance begins at 2:00 p.m.

Adverse weather dates are March 2 – 5.

To purchase tickets or for more information, please visit or call the Passmore Center at 919-245-2015, or purchase online at

The performance is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Jerry M. Passmore Center, a volunteer non-profit organization that supports the programs and services provided by the Orange County Department on Aging.