Edition of the Complete History of America (Abridged)
The "bad boys of abridgment" offer a 90-minute roller coaster ride through the glorious quagmire of American History
Davie, FL (October 24, 2016) – The Reduced Shakespeare Company, staring Reed Martin, Austin Tichenor and Dominic “Dom” Conti, bring The Complete History of America (abridged): Election Edition to Bailey Hall Sunday November 6 at 7:00 p.m.
In The Complete History of America (abridged): Election Edition the Reduced Shakespeare Company will provide the historical context that is guaranteed to confuse any American voter. Just in time for the 2016 Presidential Election, the Reduced Shakespeare Company presents 600 Years of history in one show. The "bad boys of abridgment" go from Christopher Columbus to Neil Armstrong, from George Washington to Barack Obama, from the Bering Strait to Baghdad, from the New World to New World Order. It's a 90 minute roller coaster ride through the glorious quagmire that is American History.
“This show brings elements of improv acting, audience participation and musical parody to the Bailey Hall stage.” Dr. Dan Barnard, associate dean of cultural affairs and director of Bailey Hall. “The actors simultaneously give a lighthearted approach while giving concrete and informative facts about our American history.”
The Reduced Shakespeare Company has created 10 stage shows, two television specials, and numerous radio pieces – all of which have been performed, seen, and heard worldwide. The company has performed at the White House, the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, London’s West End, Seattle Repertory Theatre, American Repertory Theatre and other world-renowned venues.
Tickets are available for $20 - $38 and can be purchased by visiting www.baileyhall.org or contacting the Bailey Hall box office at (954) 201-6884. The box office and phone lines are open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and one hour prior to an event.
The flagship venue of Broward College, Bailey Hall is located on the A. Hugh Adams Central Campus at 3501 Davie Rd. in Davie and offers free parking.
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ABOUT BAILEY HALL:
Bailey Hall offers Broward College students, faculty and the South Florida community with highest quality cultural entertainment and programming which is hip, smart, engaging, and authentic. The College uses its various music, theater, and film series to incorporate an academic component for its fine arts and visual arts students through master classes, workshops and participation. Recently, Bailey Hall underwent a $5.6 million renovation to improve the experience, sound and atmosphere.
ABOUT BROWARD COLLEGE:
Serving more than 63,000 students annually, Broward College provides residents with certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees and baccalaureate degrees in selected programs. The mission of the college is to provide high-quality educational programs and services that are affordable and accessible to a diverse community of learners. For more information, visit www.broward.edu.