PVCC Theatre Department and Drama Club Present The Mystery of the Muhammad Ranch

Charlottesville, Va. – March 28, 2022 – The Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) Theatre Department has paired with the PVCC Drama Club to bring an original work to the stage for its spring production. Written, directed and performed by PVCC students, “The Mystery of the Muhammad Ranch” will premiere on Friday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m., with an additional performance on Saturday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m., and a matinee on Sunday, April 3, at 2:30 p.m. The play will take place in the Main Stage Theatre, located in the V. Earl Dickinson Building on the main campus in Charlottesville.

"The Mystery of the Muhammad Ranch" is student playwright Tori Freimuth’s rendition of the cult classic book and satirical feature film "The Mystery of Irma Vep.” The project promises a story of murder and mayhem set in the modern west with unexpected characters and plots, dramatic twists, mystery and misfortune. Suggestive themes, flashing lights and gunshot sounds are part of the performance.

Tickets to “The Mystery at Muhammad Ranch” are available for $5. Advance tickets may be purchased online at www.pvcc.edu/performingarts or by calling the PVCC Box Office at 434.961.5376 (major credit cards accepted). The PVCC Cashier’s Office, located in the Main Building, will also have tickets available for purchase during normal business hours. If available, tickets may also be purchased starting two hours prior to the performance at the Box Office, located in the lobby of the Dickinson Building.

For more information, email boxoffice@pvcc.edu or call 434.961.5376. Learn more about the PVCC Fine Arts and Performance season at www.pvcc.edu/performingarts.

The V. Earl Dickinson Building is located at the south end of 501 College Drive. Ample, free parking is located in front of the building and the facility is wheelchair accessible.

About Piedmont Virginia Community College
Established in 1972, Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia – principally, residents of the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. PVCC is one of 23 community colleges in Virginia that comprise the Virginia Community College System. PVCC is committed to providing access to a college education for all who can benefit, an opportunity for each student to reach her/his potential and excellence in all programs and services. Visit www.pvcc.edu.

 

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