Thorton Wilder briefly appeared in a production of Our Town in 1938.

This scene is where the characters Emily and George first know that they love each other. The Stage Manager (standing) is playing the soda shop owner in this scene.

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This scene is where the characters Emily and George first know that they love each other. The Stage Manager (standing) is playing the soda shop owner in this scene.

By: Kelly Branco, Reporter and Book Nook Editor

Thorton Wilder is the playwright who wrote Our Town. He played himself as the Stage Manager in 1938 for two weeks in the original Broadway run of the show. Come see Our Town today, Friday and Saturday at 7 in the auditorium. Tickets are 12 dollars at the door.