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Theater: The Optimist

Theater: The Optimist

When: Friday, October 11, 2013 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Recurrence pattern

Days of the week:

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Repeats: Until 1/1/0001 12:00:00 AM

Where: Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP Performing Arts Center


The Optimist: Written by Jason Chimonides and directed by April Daras, Theater-by-the-Grove presents this hilarious, poignant journey highlighting events over one family's tumultuous weekend. Note: This play contains language and situations to which some audience members may object; not suitable for children.

The play will be presented October 3-5 and 9-12, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. and on October 6, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.

General admission seating tickets are on sale beginning September 3, 2013 through the HUB Box Office, in person, by calling 724-357-1313, on online at

Ticket prices are $14 Regular, $12 Discount, or $9 with an I-Card.

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    Fisher Auditorium
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    Indiana, PA 15705-1008
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