University of Mary Hardin-Baylor students, from left, Eva Noxon, Matthew Manchigiah and Sean Clark appear in the cast of "The Fantasticks." The G-rated musical will be staged at Temple's Cultural Activities Center today through Sunday.
Belton's Roxanne Bodkin, center, plays Luisa in the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor's production of "The Fantasticks" onstage at Temple's Cultural Activities Center this weekend.
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor students Chaz Corder, left, and Clinton Barrineau, both from Belton, are coached by director George Hogan in a scene from "The Fantasticks." The musical will have three performances at the Temple Cultural Activities Center beginning tonight.
- If You Go
What: “The Fantasticks”
When: 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday
Where: Cultural Activities Center, 3011 N. Third St., Temple
Tickets: $15 adults; $5 seniors, students and children
Posted: Friday, November 15, 2013 4:30 am
Posted on Nov 15, 2013
On a weekday afternoon, Presser Hall on the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is full of music students and rings with the sounds of trombones, pianos and clarinets from the classes and practice rooms. Descending the stairs brings you to the basement where, behind two closed doors, a dozen undergraduates and three faculty members are engaged in a focused, fast-paced rehearsal.
The rich bass voice of director George Hogan fills the air, pianist Nelda Milligan strikes an arpeggio, and the cast for UMHB’s next show, “The Fantasticks,” works to transform the cozy space into a place of “moonlight and magic.”
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