'Triumph of Love' On Stage at GCC

Thurs.- Sat., May 2-5, 2013 ~ Stuart Steiner Theatre ~ GCC Batavia Campus

What:“Triumph of Love” On Stage at GCC

When: Thurs.- Sat., May 2-4, 2013 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 5, 20132:00 p.m.

Where: Stuart Steiner Theatre ~ GCC Batavia Campus ~ One College Road, Batavia, NY 14020

Background:
The Forum Players Theatre Company of Genesee Community College invites audiences to enjoy the beautiful musical, “Triumph of Love” on stage THIS weekend at the Stuart Steiner Theatre in the Genesee Center for the Arts. Four performances are scheduled:

  • Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 7:30 pm
  • Friday, May 3, 2013 at 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Based on the 18th century comedy by Pierre Marivaux and the book by James Magruder, the story follows the trials and tribulations of a young princess as she attempts to win the love of an exiled prince, but in the process ensnares two other suitors. “Triumph of Love” is a perfect combination of delightful music and lyrics and a charming, often hilarious book.

Maryanne Arena, GCC’s director of Fine and Performing Arts, directs the show. Sarah Stabley (Perry, NY), Assistant Director/Stage Manager and Alayna Zimbrich (Hilton, NY), Assistant Stage Manager, will assist Arena. The cast includes: Jake Bortle (Le Roy, NY) as Hermocrates; Emily Jones (Waterloo, NY) as Hesione; Tony Heard Jr. (Fillmore, NY) as Agis; Jordan Griffiths (Milford, NY) and Julie Crawford (Mt. Morris, NY) as Corine; Robert Reiss (Elba, NY) as Harlequin; and high school students Margaret Gayford (Warsaw High School, Warsaw, NY) as Princess Leonide and Aiden Bonacci (Aquinas High School, Rochester, NY) as Dumas.

Tickets are $8 adults, $5 senior citizens and GCC staff, $3 GCC students with valid IDs. To reserve tickets, contact the Box Office at boxoffice@genesee.edu or (585) 354-6814. The Genesee Center for the Arts Box Office accepts cash, check, or credit card for reservations.


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Editor’s Note:
A Triumph of Love poster is available at
http://marketing.genesee.edu/images/TriumphofLove.jpg

 

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