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Young Frankenstein

Dates: Jul. 21, 2017 - Jul. 30, 2017
Times: 8:00pm, 2:30pm, and 4:00pm depending on the day
Category: Performing Arts
Location: Philip Lynch Theatre, One University Parkway, Romeoville, IL 60446
Phone: (815) 836-5375
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LEWIS UNIVERSITY NEWS RELEASE ________________________________________ Contact Jo Slowik at (815) 836-5409 or slowikjo@lewisu.edu for additional information. June 21, 2017

Mel Brooks' Monster-sized musical, "Young Frankenstein" comes tap dancing to Lewis University.

ROMEOVILLE— From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, "The Producers," comes this monster new musical. The comedy genius, Mel Brooks, adapts his legendary funny film into a brilliant stage musical creation – "Young Frankenstein. Frederick Frankenstein (pronounced "Fronk-en-steen") (Steve Del Real from Plainfield) inherits his family's estate in Translyvania. With the help of a hunchbacked sidekick, Igor (pronounced "Eye-gore") (Sean Alyn Young from Pontiac), and a leggy lab assistant, Inga (pronounced normally) (Ingrid Schwartz from Joliet), Frederick finds himself in the mad scientist shoes of his ancestor. He exclaims, "It's alive!" as he brings to life a creature to rival his grandfather, Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein's (Brandon Vlach from Homer Glen). Eventually the monster escapes and hilarity continuously abounds. Frederick's journey of following in his ancestor's footsteps will run July 21-23 and July 27-30 and is recommended for patrons 16 years old and up. The evening performances are 8 p.m. and the Sunday matinees are 2:30 p.m. In addition, there is a matinee performance at 4 p.m. on July 29. Advanced tickets purchases are strongly encouraged. Ticket prices are $12 for an adult, $11 for students and seniors. Lewis students pay $2 with an ID. Group tickets are available for parties of 15 or more. Tickets are non-refundable. For more information, or to subscribe, patrons can check out the PLT Website at www.lewisu.edu/plt, or call the box office (815) 836-5500 Monday through Friday 1-4:30 p.m. The theatre is located on the main campus, the Oremus Fine Arts Center on Route 53 in Romeoville. Lewis University is a Catholic university in the Lasallian tradition offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to 6,700 traditional and adult students. Lewis offers multiple campus locations, online degree programs, and a variety of formats that provide accessibility and convenience to a growing student population. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The seventh largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report. Visit www.lewisu.edu for further information. ###

One University Parkway • Romeoville, IL 60446-2200 Office: (815) 836-5409 • Fax: (815) 836-5409 • slowikjo@lewisu.edu • www.lewisu.edu ________________________________________ Campus Sites: ROMEOVILLE • ALBUQUERQUE • CHICAGO • HICKORY HILLS • OAK BROOK • TINLEY PARK


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