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May 10, 2013 - May 19, 2013
All Day
Time Details:
Friday: 7:30 PM
Saturday: 7:30 PM
Sunday: 2:00 PM

Performances Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, May 10-19, 2013

Running time approximately 2 hrs 15 minutes
Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
1301 5th Street
Coralville, IA 52241
Student tickets are discounted to $12 (college and under).

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Friday, May 10

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is presented by City Circle Acting Company of Coralville and is directed by Patrick Du Laney. Recent grads, present your 2013 tassel at the box office and get a free ticket through our Tix for Tassels promotion.

Broadway's great farce is light, fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest musicals ever written -- the perfect escape from life's troubles.

Forum takes comedy back to its roots, combining situations from time-tested, 2000 year old comedies of Roman playwright Plautus with the infectious energy of classic vaudeville. The result is a non-stop laugh-fest in which a crafty slave (Pseudolus) struggles to win the hand of a beautiful but slow-witted courtesan (Philia) for his young master (Hero), in exchange for freedom.

This show contains some adult situations, and is considered rated PG-13.

Behind the Scenes Tour

For an additional $10, guests can purchase a special “Behind the Scenes Tour” immediately following select City Circle performances.  The tour includes a souvenir autographed poster to take home.   For more information, please contact the box office directly at 319.248.9370 or in person during box office hours.