The theatre bill
Opening night for The Group Theatre's West Coast premiere of "The African Company Presents Richard III" will be Jan. 31 at the Center House at Seattle Center. Previews are planned for Jan. 26, 27, 28, 30 with the play running through Mar. 10. Call 441-1299.
Shakespeare's "The Tempest" will be presented by the Village Theatre in Issaquah Feb. 1-March 10. Previews are planned for Jan. 28 and 31. Call (206) 392-2202.
The Edmonds Driftwood Players are accepting resumes from theatrical directors for five pre-selected productions running from Sept. 1996 through June 1997. Resumes must be sent by Feb. 15. For additional information, call 774- 9600.