Lindenwood University has named the 34-year-old ACT INC its resident summer repertory company, which simultaneously announced its 2015 season.
The ACT INC 2015 will include Play it Again, Sam, by Woody Allen, and Love from a Stranger, by Agatha Christie. Both will be performed in the Emerson Black Box Theater at Lindenwood’s J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts on the St. Charles, Mo., campus.
Performance dates are as follows:
• Play it Again, Sam - June 12, 13, 14, 27, and 28
• Love From a Stranger - June 19, 20, 21, 26, and 27
The Friday and Saturday performances will be at 8 p.m. and the Sunday performances will be a matinee at 2:00 p.m. On June 27, Love from a Stranger will be presented at the matinee and Play it Again, Sam will be presented in the evening. Private performances and group rates are available. For more information, visit the website, actincstl.com or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
“We are thrilled to have ACT INC at Lindenwood as our resident summer rep company,” said Emily Jones, director of the Theatre Department at Lindenwood. “Our students will have the added benefit of working with experienced area professionals, and the St. Charles community will enjoy delightful summer performances throughout the month of June.”
Founded in 1979 by a group of actors, ACT INC is the first professional non-equity company to perform in St. Charles. ACT INC specializes in period plays by playwrights including G.B. Shaw, J.M. Barrie, Oscar Wilde, and Somerset Maugham.