ALLIANCE, OH — The University of Mount Union Department of Theatre will present the musical “Anything Goes” Feb. 28 and March 1-2 at 7:30 p.m., as well as March 3 at 2 p.m. The production will take place in the Brush Performance Hall of the Giese Center for the Performing Arts.
This year, George Carr of Washington Court House, will be a part of the production, along with faculty and various other community members.
“Anything Goes” was created in 1934 with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The play tells the story of an ocean liner, the S.S. American, traveling from New York to London. On board is a cast of passengers, whose romantic lives intertwine with comedic effect. It debuted in 1934 at the Alvin Theatre on Broadway. Later the play was revised for the big screen in 1936 and 1956.
Tickets for the show are $12 for general admission and $10 for seniors/veterans. Tickets are available online at www.mountunion.edu/boxoffice, by phone at (330) 821-2565 or in person in the Giese Center for the Performing Arts. The box office is open Monday-Friday, 2-4:30 p.m. when classes are in session.
University of Mount Union The University of Mount Union, founded in 1846, is a four-year, private institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The university is located in Alliance, 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Mount Union offers an array of broad-based and career-specific undergraduate and graduate programs to its 2,300 students who experience outstanding opportunities for success after graduation.