Dancing at Lughnasa

Shakespeare and Commedia dell’Arte Double Feature

The Sheridan College Theater Department will present “Dancing at Lughnasa” inside the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater in November.

The play, written by dramatist Brian Friel and winner of the 1992 Tony Award for Best Play, will have showings at 7:30 p.m., Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 6-8. A matinee at 2 p.m. will also be offered on Saturday, Nov. 8.

Tickets are available at the WYO Theater box office. Call (307) 672-9084 or visit for more information.

“Dancing at Lughnasa,” recalling Ireland in the mid-1930s, is directed by Sheridan College staff member Aaron Odom and will feature music by Celtic Sage.

“I am thrilled and honored to be working with a group of such talented individuals in the Sheridan College Theater Department,” said Odom. “This show has a lot to say to the Sheridan audience; it may keep viewers talking for days to come.”

The all-student cast includes Sheridan College theater students Bailie Tilton of Cheyenne, Taylor Ladd of Gillette, Annie Benedict of Wright, Brooke Link of Sheridan, Hannah Varney of Worland, Myles Stillman of Gillette, Logan Nimick of Buffalo and Spencer Walters of Buffalo.