Hitchcock Stories on stage


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DAYTON — Carroll High School Freedom Players will perform “Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play” 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 3-4 and 2 p.m. Nov. 5 at Carroll Gymnasium, 4525 Linden Ave.

Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc, and written by Joe Landry, this is an evening with adaptations of three early films directed by Alfred Hitchcock: “The Lodger,” “Sabotage” and “The 39 Steps.”

Go behind the scenes in a 1940s style radio broadcasting studio and see Hitchcock’s characters come to life on stage. This production is created by over 60 Carroll students in roles on-stage and behind the scenes.

The Carroll Freedom Players are directed by Toni Weitz. Set Directors are Andrew Becker and Josh Weitz. Abby Merkle is Director of Costumes and Cassandra Shea is Director of Makeup.

A Sunday lucheon is planned for Nov. 5 at 12:30 p.m. A 1940’s themed lunch will include soup and sandwich buffet, “Victory Garden” vegetables, jello fruit salad, and homemade apple crisp. Reserved seating is required for lunch. Entire tables are available for purchase.

Food and drink is available for purchase before the show and at intermission.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.carrollhs.org, at the school office, or at the door. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students and senior citizens. Children 5 and under are free. Luncheon tickets includes admission to the play are $15 for adults and $13 for students and senior citizens. A table of eight guests will cost $100. Reservations are required for the luncheon.

For more information go to www.carrollhs.org.

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Story courtesy of Carroll High School.

Story courtesy of Carroll High School.

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