News Release
Feb. 17, 2011

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HCC ALUMS' PLAY TO BE STAGED 2/24 AND 2/25

THREE PERFORMANCES

Open to public at no charge

BRIDGEPORT – Time Line, a panoramic view of the African-American experience from enslavement in Africa to the present day, will be performed at Housatonic Community College Thursday, Feb. 24 and Friday, Feb. 25.

The play, written by HCC alumni Kevin Green of Milford and Tenisi Davis of New Haven, along with New Haven’s LA Toya Sullivan, is driven by monologue, dialogue, dancing, and music ranging from jazz to modern day Hip Hop. The 15-member cast of actors, dancers and musicians will include the three playwrights as well as HCC Theater Arts Program Coordinator Geoff Sheehan of Newington, founder of the Hartford-based Capital Classics Theater Company.

The performances, which are open to the public at no charge, will be held Thursday, Feb. 24 at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m. in HCC’s Performing Arts Center in Lafayette Hall. It is being sponsored by the HCC Student Senate.

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 Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard. Free parking is available in the Housatonic garage.