LOVE IN HATE NATION

LOVE IN HATE NATION
Music, Lyrics, and Book by Joe Iconis • Directed by John Simpkins
FEBRUARY 13–24
PENN STATE DOWNTOWN THEATRE CENTER

Love in Hate Nation is a romance set in a 1960’s juvenile hall for girls. It uses classic “bad girl” movies as the inspiration for a story of young people caught between eras of a changing America and their attempt to break out of the boxes society has created around them.

Love in Hate Nation is the first project in a new musicals initiative in Penn State Musical Theatre. A writing team visits the junior musical theatre majors each spring – the students sing for the writers, get to know each other artistically, and the writers depart and write the first draft of a musical. They return throughout the students’ senior year to work on the development of the show, culminating in New York and State College performances. 

PURCHASE TICKETS


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Evenings: $20 • Preview/Matinee: $18.50 • Penn State Student (with valid PSU ID): $12.50

Opening Night Reception in the Woskob Family Gallery, Fri., Feb. 16: $30  (DOES NOT INCLUDE SHOW TICKET) (Includes pre-show hors d’ouevres and desserts. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.; show begins at 7:30 p.m. Purchase show ticket separately.)

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