FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training Presents The School for Lies by David Ives
General Event Information
The FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training presents the regional premiere of The School for Lies, David Ives’ freewheeling adaptation of Moliere's The Misanthrope, October 29-November 17, 2013, at the Cook Theatre in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts, 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. Tickets are $29 evenings; $28 matinees. Students receive 50 percent off with advance ticket purchase. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Asolo Rep’s box office at the FSU Center for Performing Arts; 941-351-8000. Pay What You Can Night: On Tuesday, October 29, 7:30 p.m., theatergoers are invited to attend a production of The School for Lies and pay what they can afford for their tickets. These special tickets are available on day of performance only and can be purchased at Asolo Rep box office beginning at 10 a.m. on October 29.
The FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training is a celebrated three-year graduate program culminating in a master of fine arts degree. For more than 35 years, tens of thousands of actors from across the continent have auditioned for admission. A maximum of 12 students are admitted each year. In their second year, the students perform in the Cook Theatre, a 161-seat space designed to create an intimate experience for the audience and actors. Third-year students are seen on the Mertz Stage working with the Asolo Rep’s professional actors in exciting and significant roles. For more information, visit www.asolorep.org/conservatory.