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The Bentley College Bowles Performing Arts Series Presents: Emperor Jones

January 7, 2001

WALTHAM, Mass.- The Bowles Performing Arts Series at Bentley College presents Emperor Jones, a mixed company production. The performance will be on Tuesday, February 6, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. in the. Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall and is open to the public.

This Eugene O' Neill drama shows the eternal conflict of good and evil. Brutus Jones is an ex-Pullman porter who catapults himself into the esteemed position of emperor of a small island in the West Indies. Having exploited the natives, who are on the verge of rebellion, Jones must flee for his life and take refuge in the Great Forest.


Individual tickets for the Bowles Performing Arts Series cost $3/student, $5/staff and faculty, and $7/general public and can be purchased at the LaCava Information Desk in advance or at the Koumantzelis Auditorium Box Office one hour prior to each show. Season tickets are $35 for the general public and offered to students and faculty at reduced rates. For more information call 781/891-3424.

Directions to Bentley College are available at 781/891-2100 or on the college web site at

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