Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

08/07/2012 -- CCAC presents Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” August 14–17

PRESS RELEASE
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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) South Campus Theatre program presents Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” at 8:00 p.m. daily from August 14 to 17 with a matinee performance scheduled at noon Thursday, August 16. 

The cast includes members of the winning amateur theatre company as well as two other companies who participated in “Bard Wars,” CCAC’s first-ever Shakespeare Creative Competition Festival held in June at the CCAC–South Campus Theatre. 

One of Shakespeare’s darker comedies, “Measure for Measure” centers on the actions and consequences of a ruthless judge, Angelo, and those who would hold him accountable. The action takes place in early 17th-century Vienna. 

Tickets to “Measure for Measure” may be purchased for $5 at the door. The CCAC–South Campus Theatre is located at 1750 Clairton Road (Route 885), West Mifflin, PA 15122. 

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.