'Hairspray' to take stage at arts center

The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina will present "Hairspray" from Wednesday through May 29 with preview performances April 27 and 28. Casey Colgan directs the play about Tracy Turnblad, a 1960s teen who's desperate to dance on "The Corny Collins Show." Colgan also plays Tracy's mother, Edna, a female role traditionally played by a man.

Tickets are $55 for adults and $39 for children. Previews are $50 and $34. Bring a Heritage pass, badge or ticket stub to the May 1 evening performance and save $10.

Details and tickets: www.artshhi.com, 843-842-2787