News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 7, 2013

VU to present comedy play ‘LaRonde’


News Release

VINCENNES — The Vincennes University Theatre Department will present the comedy play “LaRonde,” Feb. 14-17, at VU’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $7 for adults and $5 for non-VU students.

The all-student cast includes Samantha Cunningham and Thaddeus Goldman of Vincennes, Stacia Hulen of Lawrenceville, Tyler Smith of Velpen, Jessica Larimer of Terre Haute, Zach Johnson of Martinsville, Katie McConnell of Rushville, Jon Robinson of Camby, and Skylar Saxton of Lafayette.

Arthur Schnitzler’s “LaRonde,” translated by Eric Bentley, is a popular roundelay of love in old Vienna. Presented in 10 interlocking scenes, two characters appear in each scene and then one moves into the next. This amusing tour de force is well known throughout the world.

Tickets are available in advance through the Skelton Center Box Office, 812-888-4039, or online at www.vinu.edu/RedSkelton. Tickets may also be purchased at the Box Office beginning one hour before show time. Show times are 7 p.m. on Feb. 14, 8 p.m. on Feb. 15 and 16, and 2 p.m. on Feb. 17.

This show is rated PG 13 for adult themes. Children ages 5 and under will not be admitted.