LCCC HOSTS NATIONAL PLAYERS PERFORMANCES

LCCC HOSTS NATIONAL PLAYERS PERFORMANCES-Luzerne County Community College recently hosted performances of “Macbeth” and “The Odyssey” by the National Players at the College’s Educational Conference Center. The National Players was founded in 1949 at Catholic University of America. The acting company has performed in the East Wing of the White House, in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East for American military, and throughout 40 states, bringing literature to more than 2.5 million audience members. Shown are, front from left: Antonia Lache McCain, National Players; Jacob Mundell, National Players; Drew Feldman, National Players; Adam Turck, National Players; and Jeff Jaikes, member, LCCC Drama Club. Row two: Amanda Rodriguez-Teutonico, president, LCCC Drama Club; Christopher Richardson, National Players; Eliza Rose, National Players; Theresa Buechler, National Players; Leah Filley, National Players; Violet Race, vice president, LCCC Drama Club; and Melanie Parrish, Wapwallopen, professor, English, LCCC. Back: Alexander Korman, National Players; Danny Cackley, National Players; Adhem Zaghloul, Mountain Top, member, LCCC Drama Club; Ron Rogers, advisor, Drama Club and associate professor, English, LCCC; John O’Byrne, Mountain Top, member, LCCC Drama Club; Dr. Stephen Housenick, assistant professor, English, LCCC; and Bob Kroll, associate professor, English, LCCC.