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Florida International University presents Alternative Theatre Festival

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Florida International University will kick off its FIU Theatre's Alternative Theatre Festival featuring 8 weeks of theatre from June 20 to August 10. Performances contain adult language and situations, not recommended for children.

Alumni Showcase
June 20, 21, & 22 at 8 p.m.
FIU Theatre Alumni present different programs each evening - including a new play staged reading (Thursday), an evening of long form improv with Impromedy (Friday), and short one act plays (Saturday).

June 27, 28, 29 and July 4, 5, 6; 8 p.m.
by Leslye Headland; directed by Stephanie Sandoval.
These women party hard but can they make they make it to the wedding in one piece and without a hangover?

Reverse Psychology
July 11, 12, 13 and July 18, 19, 20 at 8 p.m.
by Charles Ludlum; directed by Marina Pareja.
Dating a psychiatrist can drive you crazy. Dating your boyfriend’s psychiatrist will drive you crazier.

A Thousand Years
July 25, 26, 27 and August 1, 2, 3 at 8 p.m.
A new play by Kenny Finkle; directed by Michael Yawney.
Make one wrong turn and it might take a millennium to get back to the one you love.

Glengarry Glen Ross
August 8, 9, 10 at 8 p.m.
by David Mamet; directed by Wayne E. Robinson, Jr.
Lie. Cheat. Steal. All In A Day's Work.
This performance features an alumni reunion, with the entire original 2002 cast reprising their roles.

Tickets are $10, cash or check only. Available at door. No advance sales. The Alumni Showcase and Special Alumni Reunion Shows are fundraisers for FIU Theatre Student Scholarships, with a suggested $20 donation at the door.

The performances will be held at the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Black Box Theatre at Modesto A. Maidique Campus (formerly University Park Campus), 10910 SW 17th St., Miami, 33199.