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‘Hillbillies’ coming to GECA

In a scene from “The Beverly Hillbillies,” from left, Elly Mae (Hanna Lilly) rasslin’ with Jethro (Andrew Barrow), Jed (Dietrich Bondurant), Cousin Pearl (Priscilla Eby), Granny (Sharon Poulsen), and George Turner (Josiah Carter) on the floor.

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“Come and listen to my story about a man named Jed … “
Many of you can sing that line and probably the rest of the song.
“The Beverly Hillbillies” was a popular TV show from 1962 to 1971. Now the Clampett clan is coming to the stage at the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts.
The show runs Thursday through Saturday, June 17 through June 19, and June 24 through June 26, at 7 p.m., and Sundays, June 20 and 27, at 2 p.m.
Tickets are $12 each and may be purchased at the box office with cash, check, or credit card.
If you’d like to reserve seats, call Atmore News at 368-6397 (NEWS). Atmore News is taking reservations only, no payments.
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