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IRT adds performances of 'Huckleberry Finn'

Thursday, October 19, 2006

The IRT is pleased to announce it will be adding a public performance of "Huckleberry Finn" on Friday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. to accommodate public demand.

Meet Huck Finn and Jim in this classic American adventure story filled with danger and humor. When Jim escapes slavery and Huck flees from his abusive father, they begin their famous raft ride down the mighty Mississippi. Some of Twain's most celebrated characters play key parts in Huck's odyssey to manhood.

IRT Associate Artistic Director Priscilla Lindsay directs. Featured actors include Bryant Bentley ("Most Valuable Player" and "The Color of Justice" at the IRT) and newcomer Brian Sheppard as Huck. Set design by Robert Koharchik, lighting by Robert Shakespeare and costumes by Joel Ebarb.

"Huckleberry Finn" runs through Nov. 4 on the IRT Upperstage.

Tickets may be ordered online at www.irtlive.com or by calling the IRT ticket office at (317) 635-5252. The IRT accepts Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express. Ticket prices range from $19 to $39.

IndyArts cardholders receive $10 off regular prices tickets. Discounts available for groups of 10 or more. To book a group or special event, call (317) 635-5252.

The IRT Discovery Series is presented by WellPoint.

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