News Release
DEC. 7, 2010

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Freak to be Staged at HCC

Dec. 9-11

Open to Public at No Cost


BRIDGEPORT – Freak, a play by Naomi Iizuka and Ryan Pavelchik, will be performed at Housatonic Community College Dec. 9-11.

The play, to be performed by HCC’s Class Act Theater, examines identity in the social world of an American High School, using the Pygmalion myth as a foundation. It will be performed Thursday, Dec. 9 and Friday Dec. 10 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 11 at 1:00 p.m.

The performances, which are open to the public at no cost, will be staged in the Performing Arts Center in Lafayette Hall.

Housatonic Community College provides an affordable and accessible education through two-year degrees, transfer preparation, and certificate programs, as well as a wide variety of continuing education and personal/professional enrichment seminars and workshops.  In addition, HCC offers employee and occupational training for businesses, municipalities, government agencies, and professional associations to help develop the educated and skilled workforce required to meet regional business and industry needs.  HCC is nationally recognized as an “Achieving the Dream” institution.  To learn more, visit the college’s website at: www.hcc.commnet.edu <http://www.hcc.commnet.edu> .

HCC is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in downtown Bridgeport, less than 150 yards off I-95 (Exit 27) and Rte. 8 (Exit 1), a block from the Arena at Harbor Yard. Free parking is available in the Housatonic garage.