Theatre Presents "Over the River and Through the Woods"

by Bethany Brock, Public Relations Writer

Cedarville University’s Department of Art, Design, and Theatre presents Joe DiPietro’s “Over the River and Through the Woods,” a comedy  about Nick, a 28-year-old New Jersey native who lives with his traditional Italian grandparents.  When Nick is offered a glamorous and exciting job on the west coast, his grandparents begin thinking of ways to keep their beloved grandson home. Their plan is to introduce Nick to Caitlin O’Hare, a beautiful hometown girl.  Themes of family, professional goals, tradition and romance are all presented in a way that reminds audience members to celebrate the everyday gifts of life.

“Over the River and Through the Woods” opens Oct. 4, 2012 at 8 p.m. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. on Oct. 4-6 and 12-13 with matinee shows on Oct. 5 - 6 and 13 at 2 p.m, and Oct. 14 at 3 p.m . The event is open to the public and tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students. For more information, call 937-766-4491 or visit the Cedarville University “Over the River and Through the Woods” webpage.

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University attracts 3,400 undergraduate, graduate and online students to more than 100 areas of study. Celebrating 125 years of inspiring greatness, Cedarville is a Christ-centered learning community recognized nationally for rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and leading student satisfaction ratings. Visit the University online at