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Sierra College Theatre Arts Presents: I Never Saw Another Butterfly

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Sierra College Theatre Arts Department announces its fall production of I Never Saw Another Butterfly, written by Celeste Raspanti. The show runs October 23 through November 1, 2015 and is directed by Debra Hammond.

Based upon a true story, I Never Saw Another Butterfly follows Raja Englanderova’s experience as a young girl living in the Jewish community known as Terezin—a way-station for Auschwitz during the Holocaust. Over 15,000 Jewish children passed through Terezin and only 100 of these children survived thanks to a teacher who encourages them to express their feelings through drawings and poems. The real-life compilation of the artwork from the children of Terezin is featured in the book I Never Saw Another Butterfly, edited by Hana Volavková. This powerful story shows the best and worst of which the human heart is capable.

Performance dates and times are as follows:

  • Friday, October 23, at 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 24 at 8:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 25 at 2:00 pm
  • Thursday, October 29, at 7:00pm, with the Director's Discussion at 5:30 pm
  • Friday, October 30, at 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 31, at 8:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 1, at 2:00 pm

The performances will be held in the Dietrich Theatre at Sierra College Rocklin Campus located at 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677. Tickets are $10 general, $8 students and seniors, $5 with ASSC card. Tickets will be available one hour before the show at the venue or from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2230439. There is a service fee to purchase online. You may also reserve tickets in advance by calling Sierra College Theatre box office at (916) 660-8154.

For more information about this performance, contact Scott Adams at (916) 660-8036 or email: sadams14@sierracollege.edu.

There is a $3 parking fee on campus for the Thursday night performance, October 29th. Permits are located at dispensers in the lots. Parking after 4pm on Fridays and on weekends is free.

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