The University of Southern Indiana’s New Harmony Theatre 2014 summer season draws to a close with the musical comedy The Fantasticks, with book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt. The tale of young love and old wisdom is directed by Elliot Wasserman, producing artistic director and chair of Performing Arts at USI, and runs July 25-27 and August 1-3. Appearing in the longest-running musical in the history of New York theatre are Hal Davis, Jackey Good, Michael Glavan, Jason Pintar, Charles West and James Young, as well as USI student Danielle Scott and local Evansville actor Steve Small.
Tickets for the musical are on sale now. All evening performances start at 7:30 p.m. and matinees begin at 2 p.m. Individual adult tickets are $35, with discounted tickets available for students and seniors.
New Harmony Theatre is a professional Equity theatre produced by USI and is the Tri-state's only professional Equity theatre. Plays are performed in the historic Murphy Auditorium located at 419 Tavern Street in New Harmony, Indiana.
For more information, or to make a purchase, visit www.newharmonytheatre.com or call the box office at 812-682-3115 or toll free 877-NHT-SHOW. For updates, follow us on Facebook at “New Harmony Theatre.”