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Flint Repertory offers ‘Assassins’ November 9–11

Preview November 06, 2018 Encore Staff

FLINT—Flint Repertory Theatre presents Assassins, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, and based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Performances begin Friday November 9 and run through Sunday November 18. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for teens & seniors and $8 for college students (College Student Rush Rate with valid I.D., one hour prior to a performance). Genesee County Residents receive a 30% discount on public performances and subscriptions. Tickets may be purchased through The Ticket Center at 1241 E. Kearsley St., Flint, 810.237.7333 or through www.FlintRep.org.

Assassins is recommended for teens and adults.

Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s musical explores the lives of nine presidential assassins and would-be assassins throughout U.S. History.

Director Michael Lluberes says, “In the current political circus we’re living in, America has never felt more divided. I can’t imagine a better time to present this brilliant show about American disillusionment and the violence that comes out of it.”

The cast includes: Jason Briggs, Chris French, Mark Gmazel, Beth Guest, Scott Anthony Joy, Paul Nelson, Michael Pacholski, Mary Paige Rieffel, Alexander H. Trice and Zachary J. Wood.