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FTT Play Our Town to Open March 31

Author: Arts and Letters

The University of Notre Dame’s Department of Film, Television and Theatre (FTT) will present Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Our Town from March 31 to April 5 in the Decio Mainstage Theatre of the University’s DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

Admission is $15 for the general public; $12 for faculty, staff and seniors; and $10 for students. Ticket information is available at the performing arts center box office or by calling 574-631-2800 or at on the Web.

Directed by FTT assistant professor Jay Paul Skelton, Our Town, set in Grover’s Corners, N.H., transforms the simple events of everyday existence into universal truths. As it follows the lives, loves and heartbreaks of its large cast, Our Town celebrates the humanity in us all.

Visit to see a video about the production.

Originally published by Mollie Zubek at on March 26, 2009.