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WHAT:

Theater: CUA Presents "The Last Night of Ballyhoo"

WHEN:


7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16, Friday, Nov. 17, and Saturday, Nov. 18; 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19

WHERE:



The Catholic University of America
Hartke Theatre
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.

DETAILS:








The Department of Drama presents Alfred Uhry's "The Last Night of Ballyhoo," directed by Jennifer John. Set in Atlanta in 1939, Uhry's bittersweet play is about the Freitag family and what it is like to be Jewish in the South. When a Yankee joins the family business, prejudices arise between German-American Jews and "the other kind."

Tickets: $12 full price, $8 for senior citizens and CUA alumni and $5 for current students.

For more information, call 202-319-4000 or visit http://drama.cua.edu.

SPONSOR:
Department of Drama of The Catholic University of America

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Media contact(s):
· Chris Harrison, CUA Office of Public Affairs, 202-319-5600, harrisoc@cua.edu
· Katie Lee, CUA Office of Public Affairs, 202-319-5600, leect@cua.edu