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David Dean Bottrell Set for Colony Theatre's Better Angels logo
David Dean Bottrell
Stage and screen star David Dean Bottrell has been cast in Wayne Peter Liebman's Better Angels, to run October 21 - November 22 at the Colony Theater. Dan Bonnell will direct.

The historically based play focuses on a widow who, after unsuccessfully petitioning President Abraham Lincoln for a military hospital she believes should be built in Wisconsin, develops a surprisingly open friendship with the commander-in-chief. Bottrell will play John Hays, who was Lincoln's personal secretary and later went on the write the first biography of Lincoln.

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