Fuller's A Soldier's Play Runs at Columbus' Catco Thru Feb. 18

News   Fuller's A Soldier's Play Runs at Columbus' Catco Thru Feb. 18 The Contemporary American Theatre Company (CATCO) in Columbus, Ohio is staging Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1982 drama A Soldier's Play through Feb. 18. Performances began Jan. 16.
Jonathan Putnam, R. Mason and Tony Roseboro in A Soldier's Play.
Jonathan Putnam, R. Mason and Tony Roseboro in A Soldier's Play. (Photo by Photo by Jeffrey A. Rycus)

The Contemporary American Theatre Company (CATCO) in Columbus, Ohio is staging Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1982 drama A Soldier's Play through Feb. 18. Performances began Jan. 16. Directed by Dayton native Sheila Ramsey, the story involves a military murder investigation and the "high-voltage racial tensions" between a while commanding officer and an African-American captain sent to uncover the truth.

The cast for Fuller's play includes Jonathan Putnam, Tony Roseboro, Alan Bomar Jones, Billoah Greene, Bryant Bentley, Geoff Martin and Jim Creighton.

Tickets are $22-$28. The show plays at the Riffe Center Studio One Theatre, located at 77 S. High St., fourth floor, in Columbus. For tickets and information call the catco box office at (614) 461-0010 or TicketMaster at (614) 431-3600.

—By Murdoch McBride