'Hedda Gabler' to be Staged by Performing Arts Students

March 29, 2012 – The Dutchess Community College Performing Arts program will bring Henrik Ibsen’s classic drama “Hedda Gabler” to the stage from April 12-15. Performances will begin at 8 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. on Sunday in the James and Betty Hall Theatre in Dutchess Hall on DCC’s Poughkeepsie campus.

The story focuses on Hedda, whose quest to escape a loveless, ordinary existence takes her through a series of temptations and manipulations in an effort to once again gain control over her life. DCC’s show will be directed by Blair Wing.

Admission to the shows is $10; students and seniors are $5. Tickets are sold 30 minutes prior to show time. For more information, call (845) 431-8050 .