“It takes patience on both sides to last 65 years,” Polly Keusink said at the recent Elks Club celebration honoring the anniversary of the Dec. 27, 1947, marriage of 17-year-old Polly Hursley and Richard Keusink, who was 26.
It’s not surprising that the Keusinks’ anniversary celebration was so well attended. After all, they supplied the community with all the latest news for many years, plus openly sharing their business relationship.
What does a person do to prepare for a visit from her parents? Plenty, when that person is Maria, the daughter of strict Italian Catholics who expect to meet her female roommate, who is actually a guy.
This is the plot of the Brookings Harbor Community Theater production of “Holy Cannoli,” set to open at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave.