For Immediate Release:
November 19, 2008
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Fine and Performing Arts Club and Student Activities Office will present “Broadway 101 – A Musical Journey” Dec. 5 through 7, 2008. The dinner theater and two play performances will take place in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center, located inside the Alson H. Smith Jr. Technology Center on the Middletown Campus, located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown.
The annual dinner theater production will be held on Friday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Included in the $20 or $25 ticket cost (depending on the seats) is a meal by Shaffer’s Catering and Deli. Additional performances of the play will be held on Saturday, Dec. 6 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 7 at 4 p.m. Tickets for the play-only performances are $8 for the general public and $5 for LFCC students.
The show is comprised of lip-synched recreations of musical numbers from a variety of Broadway productions, such as “A Chorus Line,” “Cabaret,” “Chicago,” “Mame” and “Pippin.” Past and present LFCC students and current LFCC employees make up the cast, which is led by Richard Farrow, who has directed and appeared in past LFCC productions.
Individuals interested in purchasing tickets may contact the Student Activities Office at 540-868-7216 or [email protected] or visit the student success desk at the Middletown Campus.
Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.