A Paper Tiger in the Rain by David J. Swanson
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Sept 30 - Oct.4; Oct. 7-11 in the James A. Panowski Black Box Theatre
Nathan has just been promoted to his dream job; Editor-in-Chief of the Willow Falls Beacon Telegraph. He soon learns that the newspaper is in financial trouble.His predecessor hires Ben, a young blogger with a lack of reverence for the newspaper industry. Nathan holds Ben in contempt though he asks him to write for the newspaper's website. As the newspaper's financial picture worsens, Nathan is faced with saving his beloved newspaper and winning the heart of his newly widowed former flame. Before it's over, Ben will help Nathan through a painful lesson about waiting for impossible dreams and depending on false promises.