Oz Lands at PSU

January 23rd, 2009 by Adam

ETC Opening Night 1/21/2009

PLYMOUTH, N.H.––Tornados were blowing, houses falling, monkeys flying, witches melting, and wizards pontificating as The Wizard of Oz opened at the Silver Center for the Arts on Wednesday, Jan. 21.

Celebrating it’s 15th anniversary, PSU’s Educational Theatre Collaborative brings the merry old land of Oz to life Jan. 21 – 25 at the Silver Center for the Arts and Feb. 6 and 7 at the Capitol Center for the Arts.

Tickets are $16-22 at Plymouth and may be purchased at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS or (800) 779-3869 or online at silver.plymouth.edu.

In Concord, tickets are $19.50-$29.50 and may be purchased at the CCANH Box Office, (603) 225-1111 or online at tickets.ccanh.com.

Information about ETC is online at plymouth.edu/cac.
Log on to ThisWeek@PSU for general information about events at PSU.

Check out more stories in P-Week

President Steen’s Opening Night Reception 2008
ETC Opening Night 1/21/2009
“What pre-show jitters?”

ETC artistic director and co-founder Trish Lindberg (second from left) shares a laugh before the performance with Joseph Bourque, President Sara Jayne Steen, and Provost Julie Bernier. This year marks ETC’s 15th anniversary of community theatre.

ETC Opening Night 1/21/2009

“My dad’s never done anything like this before.”

PSU staff member Marsi Wisniewski (right) and her daughter, Alyse, await the opening-night performance of the Educational Theatre Collaborative’s The Wizard of Oz at a reception in the Silver Center for the Arts. Two other family members, including ITS employee Ted Wisniewski, were in the cast.

ETC Opening Night 1/21/2009

“Enjoy the show!”

A pint-sized fan hands over his ticket as audience members head into the Silver Center’s Hanaway Theatre to find their seats.

ETC Opening Night 1/21/2009

“We’re here to enjoy the show and support the community.”

Sue Velazquez and Kofi Cash work at Speare Memorial Hospital. “Some of our doctors are in the show,” Cash said.

Velazquez was unsure if she had any relatives in ETC’s show this year: “Usually I do—I guess I’ll find out tonight!”

In the News

Example Image

ALLWell North Facility scheduled to be completed fall 2015

Plymouth — In what has been a vision for nearly a decade, Plymouth State University celebrated the groundbreaking of the massive ALLWell North Facility on Tuesday, which is scheduled to be finished by fall of 2015. “I am more excited than I can tell you,” said President Sara Jayne Steen prior to a groundbreaking ceremony […]

Example Image

PSU recognizes 3 professors for their scholarship, service

PLYMOUTH — Professors Paul Rogalus, Scott Coykendall and Mark Green were honored by their Plymouth State University faculty colleagues at Wednesday’s Faculty Day. Julie Bernier, PSU’s vice president for academic affairs and provost, presented Green with the Award for Distinguished Scholarship. Rogalus received the Award for Faculty Service. Coykendall received the Faculty Advising Award from […]

Example Image

Plymouth State Goes Test-Optional on Admissions

Plymouth State University, in New Hampshire, has ended a requirement that applicants submit SAT or ACT scores. A statement from the university said that it will continue to place the most emphasis on applicants’ high school performance.