Aug. 15, 2003
ISU Theatre announces fall productions
A recent Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play, a farce set in 13th
century France, and a Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera form the fall 2003
season for ISU Theatre.
On stage this fall will be:
Performances will be held at Fisher Theater. Tickets are available at the
Iowa State Center box office, 4-3347.
- Proof, the David Auburn script that won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize
and Tony Award for Best New Play. The play focuses on Catherine and her
brilliant but unstable father, a famous mathematician. After his death, a
major question is how much of her father's madness or genius Catherine will
inherit. The play will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26-27 and Oct. 11,
and 2 p.m. Sept. 28 and Oct. 5. General admission is $11.
- Incorruptible by Michael Hollinger is set in 13th century
France. The farce spotlights a local monastery that is running out of money
and the plan the monks have to pay off old debts. It will be presented at
Oct. 3-4 and 10, and at 2 p.m.
Oct. 12. General admission is $11.
- Ruddigore or The Witch's Curse, a comic opera by Gilbert and
Sullivan, will feature ISU Theatre, ISU Music and ISU Dance students. The
action centers on Robin, who wants to win the hand of Rose, but is doomed by
a curse to commit a crime a day for the rest of his life or die in agony.
The production will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7-8 and Nov. 14-15, and
at 2 p.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 16. General admission is $15.
Ames, Iowa 50011, (515) 294-4111
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