CAS features ‘Bullets Over Broadway’

For Immediate Release: Oct. 9, 2015

BLOOMSBURG — “Bullets Over Broadway,” a musical adaptation of Woody Allen's Academy Award-nominated film of the same name, will take over Mitrani Hall at Bloomsburg University’s Haas Center for Performing Arts on Sunday, Oct. 25, at 8 p.m. as part of the Celebrity Artist Series.

Woody Allen is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years. The crime-comedy film "Bullets Over Broadway" was written and directed by Woody Allen in 1994.

“Bullets Over Broadway” is the story of a playwright whose first taste of success comes with the misfortune of mobsters and an overbearing diva as he tries to impress his new showgirl. Time magazine describes this show as “musical theater gold” and the New Yorker says the show is “a fun machine from start to finish.”

Tickets, at $40 for adults and $20 for BU students and children age 12 and under, are available at the Haas Center box office. For tickets or more information, call the box office at 570-389-4409.

Also featured this fall in the Celebrity Artist Series is the musical, “Ragtime,” on Friday, Nov. 6, at 8 p.m. in the Haas Center for Arts, Mitrani Hall.

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