Almost Paradise: A Performance of Contemporary American Poetry

A fully staged solo performance of "pop twist" poetry, featuring Frankenstein, Adam & Eve, Hamlet, Disney, Elvis and many others. 

Dan Heaton (Ph.D., LSU) is a professor of Communication and Theatre Studies who directs plays & teaches courses in Storytelling, Alternative & Experimental Theatre, Group Performance, and Performance of Literature. Over the last 30 years he has performed at many national & regional performance festivals and conferences, for which he received the Leslie Irene Coger Award for Distinguished Performance.

Performance will be February 12 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 and are available at

This is a fundraiser for Temple Civic Theatre.


  • Occurred Monday, February 12th, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm


Temple Civic Theatre

2413 S. 13th Street
Temple, TX 76504


Martha Satterwhite

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