| Tytus Spivey, theatre major from Winder Barrow, Ga., and Tyler Steffens, speech communication major from Box Elder, play the Buckle brothers in the comedy Lie, Cheat and Genuflect by William Van Zandt and Jane Milmore, the final performance of the season.
Summer Stage at Black Hills State University concludes a successful theatre season with Lie, Cheat and Genuflect
, a comedy by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore. Performance dates are Aug. 1, 2, 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 4 at 2:30 p.m.
The story follows brothers Billy and Tom Buckle who area in big trouble. Tom’s infallible eye for slow horses has drained away all of Billy’s savings forcing him to borrow money from loan shark Pizza Face Petrillo who now wants his money back. Desperate to get their hands on their late grandfather’s money to pay off Petrillo, the two family black sheep scheme to get the fortune.
Cast members for Lie, Cheat and Genuflect include: Tytus Spivey, theatre major from Winder Barrow, Ga., playing Billy Buckle; Tyler Steffens, speech communication major from Box Elder, playing Tom Buckle; Logan Sulentic, former BHSU student, playing Robert Fryburger; Elysia Pederson, speech communication major from Spearfish, playing Virginia; Hannah Kloiber, business administration and theatre major from Parker, Colo., playing girl; Melissa Barnard, speech communication major from Rapid City, playing Jane; Tyler Millslagle, speech communication major from Rapid City, playing Pizza Face Petrillo; and Brittney DeJong, communications/English education major from Iroquois, playing Miss Mackintosh.
All performances will be in the Pangburn Hall Theatre, reservations are recommended. To make reservations or learn more about the Summer Stage visit www.BHSU.edu/Theatre, call 605.642.6171, or email Summer.Stage@BHSU.edu. Ticket prices are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors, $9 for students, and $6 for ages 17 and under.