Immediate: March 13, 2008
Contact: Alicia Steger 516.572.9634
The Theatre Department at Nassau Community College Presents "Wait Until Dark" — Frederick Knott's Exciting Mystery Thriller, April 3 - 6 & 9 - 13
Garden City, NY The Theatre and Dance Department at Nassau Community College invites the community to attend a performance Wait Until Dark, an exciting mystery thriller written by Frederick Knott. The play will be performed April 3 through April 6 and April 9 through April 13 at the Mainstage Theatre.When brutal criminals break into her apartment to recover the heroin filled doll that her husband has unwittingly smuggled into the country, can a blind Greenwich Village housewife fight back? Audrey Hepburn received Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for best actress for her role in the film based on the play and its shocking climax.
Performances of Wait Until Dark are at 8:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets for the play cost $9.00; seniors and groups of ten or more may purchase a ticket for $7.00. High school and college students with valid I.D. will be admitted free. This production has been made possible through a special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. and is sponsored by the Nassau Community College Faculty Student Association. For more information, call the theatre box office at 516.572.7676 between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
About Nassau Community College
Nassau Community College, a division of the State University of New York, is an institution where over 21,000 full- and part-time students and 15,000 continuing and professional students start and continue their successful journey through higher education. More than 65 fields of study are offered on a 225-acre campus located in the center of Long Island. As the largest single-campus two-year college in New York State, Nassau Community College maintains a national reputation for excellence.