If you missed your prom, wished you had it to do all over again, or if you just can’t help but watch Sixteen Candles, Breakfast Club, Weird Science or Pretty in Pink every time they’re on TV, put on your bluest frost eyeshadow, your jellies and Members Only jacket, and get ready for University Theatre’s production of The Awesome 80s Prom.
University Theatre will stage the interactive theater experience, written by Ken Davenport and the Class of ’89 and directed by Capital's own Dan Heaton, Thursday, October 10, through Sunday, October 13, in Cabaret Theatre. The theatre is located in the lower level of Harry C. Moores Campus Center. Thursday through Saturday shows will be at 8 pm, and Sunday’s matinee will be at 2 pm.
Tickets cost $7 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. They’re free for students with a current Capital I.D. Call the Cabaret Theatre Box Office at 614-236-7174 to reserve tickets as early as Monday, October 7.