Springfield College Theater Production


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Almost, Maine by

John Cariani

Springfield College Visual and Performing Arts will perform John Cariani’s play, Almost, Maine, playing Thursday, April 9 through Sunday, April 12 in the Appleton Auditorium in the Fuller Arts Center. Show times for April 9, 10, and 11 will be 8 p.m., while starting time for April 12 will be 2 p.m. 

Directed by Keith Langsdale, the play takes place on a cold, moonless, winter night in Almost, Maine when residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected, hilarious, and heartwarming ways. As one of the most frequently produced plays in the United States, Almost, Maine is a delightful mid-winter night’s dream, whimsical and mystical, with northern lights, snowmobile suits, and love.

The suggested donation for all shows is $5 for general admission and $2 for students and senior citizens.

The 2015 Springfield College William Simpson Fine Arts Series spring schedule features a variety of art exhibitions, theater performances, film events, concerts, readings, and dance performances. For more information, check out springfieldcollege.edu/simpson.

Founded in 1885, Springfield College is known worldwide for the guiding principles of its Humanics philosophy—educating students in spirit, mind and body for leadership in service to others. With its foundation of academic excellence and rich athletic heritage, Springfield College prepares students with real-world leadership skills for careers that transform lives and communities. The college offers a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the fields of health sciences, human and social services, sport management and movement studies, education, business, and the arts and sciences. It also offers doctoral programs in physical education, physical therapy, and counseling psychology. The college is ranked in the 2015 edition of “Best Colleges” in the top tier of “Best Regional Universities – North Region” by U.S.News and World Report, and is designated as a premier Leadership Development Center by the YMCA of the USA. More than 5,000 traditional, nontraditional and international students study at its main campus in Springfield, Mass., and at its School of Human Services campuses across the country.