"Stage Door" Is Fall Student Production
October Evening and Matinee Shows Available
“Stage Door,” George Kaufman’s and Edna Ferber’s tribute to the theater and to those who experience the glories and heartbreaks of the profession, will be performed by students of the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham Dreyfuss Theater from Wednesday, October 12 through Saturday, October 15 at 8 p.m. A matinee on Sunday, October 16 will be held at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets may be purchased at the door. General admission is $10; $5 for students.
A special matinee for high school classes will be held on Thursday, October 13 at 11 a.m. Teachers may make arrangements for their classes to attend by calling the director, Stephen Hollis, at 973-443-8467, as space is limited.
This classic backstage comedy is set in a boarding house for aspiring young actresses. It was first performed in New York in 1936, and then became a successful movie starring Katherine Hepburn and Ginger Rogers.
The production is sponsored by Fairleigh Dickinson University's Department of Visual and Performing Arts.