Huntington University’s Theatre Company presents One Act Festival

HUNTINGTON, Ind. – It’s an evening of “Second Chances” as the Huntington University Theatre Company presents its annual One-Act Festival at 7:30 p.m. May 2-3 in the Studio Theatre of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

Alpha Psi Omega, HU’s local chapter of the national Thespian honor society, is collecting canned good items for Love INC in Huntington. Three canned food items covers the admission of one ticket. Otherwise, tickets are $3. Seating is limited so be sure to arrive early.

Student directors senior Stephen Planalp, senior Joshua Cookingham, junior Matthew Burtless-Creps and senior Kyle Lindsey will present a variety of engaging one-act plays highlighting the works of both emerging and established contemporary playwrights.

For reservations, call the Merillat Centre for the Arts Box Office at 260-359-4261 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Tickets also will be sold at the door before every performance. Tickets are now on sale.

For more information about the Huntington University Theatre Company, visit
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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