"Sylvia" Takes the Stage at Concord, February 24 through 26

For Immediate Release: 
Feb 15 2005

"Sylvia" Takes the Stage at Concord, February 24 through 26

Athens, W.Va. - Concord University will present the play “Sylvia,” by A.R. Gurney, Thursday, February 24 through Saturday, February 26 in the Alexander Fine Arts Center H.C. Paul theater. All performances begin at 8 p.m.

“Sylvia,” directed by Concord University senior Karen Atha from Beckley, presents the story of a married couple, Greg and Kate. They move to the city where Greg brings home a dog, bearing the name Sylvia on a nametag. Sylvia offers Greg companionship and a rivalry for Kate. After a series of complications, Greg and Kate learn to compromise and Sylvia becomes a valued part of their lives. The cast includes Stephen Hensley, Athens; Elizabeth Belton, Bluefield; Mary Redington, Linthicum, Md.; Michelle Donaldson, Hedgesville; Miranda Garnes, South Charleston; and Rob Schumacher, Princeton.

For more information or to reserve tickets, call 1-304-384-5101 or e-mail boxoffice@concord.edu.


CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

Brenna Wickline, a student in Concord University’s communication arts department wrote this press release. Her hometown is Nettie, W.Va.