PR # 116 December 22, 2008
EAST VILLAGE OPERA TO PERFORM AT RVCC THEATRE
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present a performance by the East Village Opera Company, Friday, January 23, at 8 p.m.
The presentation is part of the Theatre?s 2008-2009 Major Artists Series . Tickets cost $27 and $32.
The East Village Opera Company reinvents classical music?s greatest arias, turning them into memorable rock anthems. The program features renditions of Puccini?s Nessun dorma , Bizet?s Au font du temple saint and La donna e mobile .
For the fifth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2008 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category.
This season The Theatre at RVCC is presenting the Major Artists Series ; the 17th annual Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and students grades pre-K to 12; the Family Series , a series of events designed specially for families with older children; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for children and their families. This year also includes a new series, Tuesdays with Stories , which features great American literature performed by solo actors from The American Place Theatre.
A variety of subscribers? packages are available. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office, 908-725-3420, or order online at www.rvccArts.org . Senior citizen, student and group discounts are also available for a variety of performances.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 40 years, offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .