PR # 151 February 13, 2009
THEATRE AT RVCC TO PRESENT PEKING ACROBATS AS PART OF ITS FAMILY SERIES
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present the Peking Acrobats, Friday, March 6, at 7 p.m.
The production is part of the Theatre?s Family Series , specially designed for families with older children. The series, recommended for families with children ages eight and older, features performances ranging from spectacular acrobatics and physical comedy to lively percussion and classical ballet.
The Peking Acrobats are the most effective diplomats of their traditional, spirited culture. They have toured the world over for decades with graceful presentations of their ancient folk art, acrobatics.
Tickets to the Family Series performances cost $20 and $25. Subscription discounts are available.
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.
In addition to the Family Series , the Theatre is presenting this season 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; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for youngsters age four and older and their families. The 2008-2009 season also offers 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.
The Theatre offers birthday parties for both the Family and Sampler Series . For further information, call 908-725-3420.
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. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .