Press Release - Office of College Advancement

Thursday, July 13, 2006
Office of College Advancement
Ohlone College
510.659.6206
www.ohlone.edu

For Immediate Release:

Event: Thoroughly Modern Millie
Date & Time: Friday, July 28 – Saturday August 12 at 8pm
Who: Star Struck Theatre, Ohlone Summerfest
Where: Smith Center Amphitheatre at Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Blvd Fremont, CA 94536
Tickets/Info: Smith Center Box Office 510.659.6031
or website: www.starstrucktheatre.org
$20 Adults; $15 Seniors/Students

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Fremont, CA—Ohlone College Summerfest plays host to the Star Struck Theatre for the second musical theatre performance this summer. Star Struck performs Thoroughly Modern Millie, the musical that won six Tony awards during its Broadway production in 2002. Star Struck is the first group in the bay area to perform this musical.

The story is set in 1922 in New York . It focuses on the character of Millie Dillmount who has recently moved to New York in search of a new life from a small town in Kansas . When her ambitions are challenged by the rough city, Millie has to struggle to leave her mark.

The production brings talented, youthful artists from all over the bay area to Ohlone College to perform. Featured roles in the musical are played by Evan Boomer of Fremont, Melissa Modifer of San Leandro and Sabrina Habel of San Francisco . Attend Ohlone College’s Summerfest to see this intriguing look at life for women in the early 1920’s.

For tickets or more information contact the Smith Center box office at: 510.659.6031 or visit www.starstrucktheatre.org.

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