- The play 'Bear Country' is scheduled to open Jan. 9 and will feature eight performances a week through Feb. 15, said festival spokeswoman Meg Lewis. Casting starts in December in New York, Lewis said, so no one knows yet who will portray Bryant.
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Thespians look forward to play with Bear Bryant
Alabama thespians are eager to play Paul "Bear" Bryant, the late Alabama football coach. The Tuscaloosa News reports: