College theater stages comedy ‘All in the Timing’ next month


The Kilgore College Theatre Department will present “All in the Timing” – a collection of one-act plays by American playwright David Ives.

Set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Mar. 1-3, a matinee performance will be held 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 4.

The short plays are all comedies, focusing mainly on language and wordplay, existentialist perspectives on life and meaning, and the complications of romantic relationships.

General admission tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for students and $5 for KC students with a student ID.

Discounted ticket pricing is available for groups of 10 or more.

The production consists of six one-act plays consisting of a man and woman having an awkward encounter that keeps being reset, three chimpanzees attempting to write Hamlet, a woman who is taught a made-up language without realizing it, a man getting stuck in an anomalous pocket of reality called a “Philadelphia” and the death of Leon Trotsky done in a comic fashion.

This play is rated PG-13. Children under the age of 8 will not be admitted.  Late arrivals will also not be admitted.

The box office will open one hour prior to each performance.

Tickets can be purchased online at or by phone at 903-983-8126.

For more information e-mail the KC Theatre Box Office at

The play is produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc.


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