Friday, November 12, 2010

Upcoming: Anthem by Ayn Rand, Austin Shakespeare at Rollins Theatre, January 19 - 23

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presents Ayn Rand's Anthem


In a dark totalitarian future, one individual reignites the world with the rediscovery of one word...

Austin Shakespeare presents the premiere of a new stage adaptation of Ayn Rand’s Anthem with words, music and projections by Jeff Britting at The Long Center’s Rollins Studio Theatre Wed.-Sat. 8 pm; Sun. 3 pm & 7:30 pm January 19 – 23. There will be a post-show discussion after every show.

There will be a special student "informance" on Fri. Jan 21: Student-friendly scene presentation and discussion at 11 a.m. (teachers, please contact for more information). Also, check out the Anthem essay contest for 8th 9th and 10th graders with $2,000 first prize at

On Saturday January 22 at 6:30 there will be a special pre-show party with playwright Jeff Britting and Yaron Brook, President of the Ayn Rand Institute at the Long Center’s AT&T room. Price includes show and Sterling catering and beverages.

Tickets are on sale now at or by calling 512-474-LONG.

View images of cast at . . . .

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