Candice Kogut has a new job, a new show and a new venue to celebrate at the American Repertory Theatre of Western New York. Candice is now artistic director of the theatre company, Their new venue is The Philip Sheridan building at 3200 Elmwood Avenue.
The new show is one that has never been performed in the area Heathers: The Musical. The show is based on the cult classic movie from the 1980's.
Candice directed the show and says there are a lot of serious themes in this production including "violence in schools, gun violence, bullying, peer pressure and drugs and alcohol."
Even with all the serious subjects Candice says the show has plenty of laughs. This is the last weekend to catch Heathers: The Musical
The show runs Thursday Through Saturday-each night at 8pm, More information available at the ART of WNY website.