Players close festival with ‘The 24 Hour Plays’

For Immediate Release:  February 11, 2014

Bloomsburg University Players

BLOOMSBURG— The Bloomsburg University Players continue their February Festival by crafting a play overnight in “The 24 Hour Plays” on Saturday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Alvina Krause Theater, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg. Tickets are free to BU students, $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and students from other schools.

The company of student actors and designers will create a series of plays in 24 hours and the audience will see their world premiere. The teams will receive a prompt on Friday night to begin a one-day cycle to create a play.

The production is directed by professional guest artist Kevin R. Free.

Advance tickets are available at the Haas Box Office at 570-389-4340. For more information about the BU Players, visit

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university, celebrating 175 years of excellence in 2014, serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.