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The University of Great Falls' Festival of New Student Works

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The performing arts department at the University of Great Falls is set to debut the 'Festival of New Student Works.' The event will boast three shows written and directed by UGF students. Each show will receive four performances over two weekends.

Performances, synopses, and prices:

Montana: The Musical by Kenneth Taylor: Life in a small town is many times called quiet, peaceful, but never uneventful. Carter Vaughn reminisces on his coming of age as an outcast in rural Montana. As Carter attempts to find purpose in his life, a new girl comes to town. The events that followed would forever alter both his life, and those around him. In this story of life, hope, and tragedy, Carter finds what it really means to be living, out in the world that the world forgot about. - (Mature Content) 

  • $10 General Admission
  • Thurs. Apr. 9 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sun. Apr. 12 @ 3:00 p.m.
  • Fri. Apr. 17 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat. Apr. 18 @ 7:30 p.m.

Burton's Variety Hour by Jessica Burton: Burton's Variety Hour features a collection of skits, musical numbers and dance pieces performed by students and community members of Great Falls. A fun filled evening display of comedy, music, and enjoyment the whole family, from young to old, will enjoy. 

  • $5 General Admission 
  • Fri. & Sat. Apr. 10 & 11 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Thur. Apr. 16 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 18 @ 3:00 p.m.

Too Beautiful by Saif Alsaegh: Too Beautiful is a theatrical collection of short plays written and directed by Saif Alsaegh. Too Beautiful talks about a playwright and a novelist who live a dark life. Both hallucinate, both talk to God, both hate cities and its dull sun. But both have a tiny bit of hope left in humanity. And remember that life is pink, glittery and too beautiful. (Mature Content) 

  • $5 General Admission
  • Fri. & Sat. Apr. 10 & 11 @ 9:00 p.m.
  • Thur. Apr. 16 @ 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 18 @ 4:30 p.m.

Theater enthusiasts can also purchase an unlimited pass at the box office for $15.00.

For more information, visit the UGF Performing Arts Facebook page.

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