season plays offer waves of laughter
The Heritage Repertory Theatre
opens its summer season June 20 with the classic Cole Porter
musical, Anything Goes.
and madcap adventures abound on board ship, where the passengers
include a famous evangelist, young lovers and Public Enemy
#13. The hit-filled score features such songs as Youre
the Top, Its Delovely, and I
Get a Kick out of You, as well as the title tune.
the comedy-drama that won the 2001 Tony Award and the Pulitzer
Prize, will be performed July 5, 6, 8, 24, 27 and 30, and
Aug. 2 and 3. Other plays to be performed this summer include
I Love You, Youre Perfect, Now Change,
Comic Potential and Smokey Joes
are staged in Culbreth or Helms theatres. Tickets, at $25
for adults, $14 for students and $21 for senior citizens,
are on sale at the Culbreth Theatre box office. Season tickets
are also available. The drama department offers free admission
for volunteer ushers. Call 924-3376.
addition, singer Jack Donahue will entertain audiences with
songs that celebrate the season June 24-29 in the Helms.
Since 1974, the Heritage Repertory Theatre has been in residence
during the summer months as the drama departments
and the Universitys professional repertory theatre.