Musical on stage
WILLIMANTIC- The public is invited to an ACT student production of The Fantasticks at EASTCONN’s Capitol Theater, 896 Main St., Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 6, 7 and 8, at 7 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday, Dec. 8. Based on the long-running off-Broadway musical, the Capitol Theater performance of "The Fantasticks" will feature students from ACT (Arts at the Capitol Theater), a public, regional, performing arts magnet high school in downtown Willimantic, administered by EASTCONN. The show is a classic musical about the innocent, youthful discovery of love, its subsequent loss, and inspired rediscovery. Regular tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens. Contact the ACT Box Office for tickets at 860-465-5636. The Box Office is also open for walk-ups, one hour before each performance. The ACT School is a program of EASTCONN, a public, non-profit Regional Educational Service Center that has been serving the education needs of northeastern Connecticut schools and communities since 1980. To learn more about EASTCONN and the ACT School, visit www.easetconn.org/ACT.