November 13, 2019
CONTACT: Manda Costoulas
MARIETTA - The Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre will present A Man and His Prostate: Starring Ed Asner on November 22 - 24.
Seven-time Emmy award winner and icon of American television Ed Asner returns to the stage in A Man and His Prostate, a one-man show from award winning Mary Tyler Moore Show writer Ed Weinberger. This seriously funny show tells the true story of a sudden and unexpected trip to a foreign emergency room, brought to life on The Strand stage by Asner’s unparalleled comedic talent.
Asner is most recognized from his high successful role as Lou Grant in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, as Santa Clause in Elf , and the voice of Carl Fredericksen in Up . A seven-time Emmy award winner, Asner has been an enduring presence in television, film, and stage for 60 years.
Weinberger, a master of television comedy writing, wrote for Taxi, The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, The Dean Martin Variety Hour, and Dear John.
Tickets are $35 - $55. VIP tickets are available.. VIP ticket holders get exclusive access to a post-show private meet and greet and photo op with Ed Asner. Limited number available.
ABOUT THE STRAND The historic Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre is a multi-use performing arts and events facility. The theatre is governed by the Friends of The Strand, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and depends on the financial support of private and corporate donors. It is The Strand’s mission to serve the community with cultural entertainment for a diverse audience and to promote economic health in the City of Marietta and Cobb County. For more information and tickets, visit www.strandmarietta.org or the box office at 770-293-0080 or 117 North Park Square, Marietta, 30060.
BOX OFFICE HOURS Monday through Friday from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM; Saturdays 9:00 AM to 12:00 pm; two hours before showtime.