Recognized for his Emmy Award-winning role as the gruff news director Lou Grant on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and its spinoff series, “Lou Grant,” actor Edward Asner will perform the solo drama, “FDR,” at the Higley Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22.
In this drama based on the Broadway play, “Sunrise at Campobello,” Asner appears as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt during the Great Depression and World War II.
Tickets range from $26 to $39 for adults, $22 to $35 for seniors and 18 and under. Group discounts are also available by calling the box office at (480) 279-7194. Tickets can be purchased online at www.higleyarts.com, or at the HCPA box office, 4132 E. Pecos Road in Gilbert, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.