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Show opens Thursday, April 25, at the Athens Theatre in DeLand
By Pat Andrews
posted Apr 22, 2013 - 11:39:28am
When The Volusia Lowdown!: Power and Political Upheaval Amongst the Palmettos opens at 7:30 p.m Thursday, April 25, one of the actors taking the Athens Theatre stage will be playing a personal hero and role model — for the second time.
That actor is Joyce Cusack, and the role model she will portray is Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, an African-American leader in Volusia County and the country.
Cusack met Bethune when Cusack was in grade school.
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