Posted by Dwight Bachman on April 28, 2010 2:10 PM
Written by Kate Harner
Willimantic, CT-- EasternConnecticutStateUniversity's Theatre Department will perform "Wordplay 2010" at the HarryHopeTheatre, located in Shafer Hall at the corner of High and Valley Streets. The play will be performed at 7:30 p.m. on May 6 through 9. A matinee will be presented at on May 7. A final presentation will take place at on May 9. The public is invited. Tickets are $5 for Eastern students and groups of 10 or more; $10 for Eastern faculty, staff, alumni and senior citizens; and $12 for the general public.
The performances are adapted and based on five short stories by Ray Bradbury: "June 2001: And The Moon Be Still As Bright"; "The Rocket"; "The Square Pegs"; "A Little Journey"; and "April 2026: The Long Years." Each is directed by Ellen Faith Brodie, professor of theatre, with assistant directors Max Loignon '10, Adam Pender '10 and Luke Reinwald '10. The actors have taken the Reader's Theatre course at Eastern.
For reservations, call the Box Office at (860) 465-5123.