at the Mark A. Chapman Theatre in Nichols Hall. All performances will be at 7:30 p.m. with the exception of a 2:30 p.m. matinee on Sunday, March 11.
This contemporary musical/opera is set in Joe’s Bar, where 20 lonely hearted speed-daters hope to find a sufficient other. Not everyone will find a partner, but the process leads to much humor.
Tickets are $19.50 for the general public; $17.50 for seniors, military, faculty and staff; and $14 for students and youth. They can be purchased online atk-state.edu/mtd/tickets or by calling 785-236-8638. Tickets may also be purchased one hour prior to the performance in Nichols Hall. All tickets, regardless of purchase method, include sales tax and are free from convenience fees.
“Speed Dating Tonight” is directed by Reginald Pittman, professor of music, director of opera and head of the voice division in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance.
Sammy Guyton of Great Bend, a KSU senior majoring in music education, appears in the cast as a dater.