DSU starts off theatrical season with “Lucky Stiff”

Amy Magstadt, associate director of communications, (701) 483-2595

Dickinson State University will be opening its theatrical season with a madcap musical, “Lucky Stiff.”

“Lucky Stiff” tells the story of Harry Witherspoon, a lonely British shoe salesman who has discoved through a telegram that he has received $6 million from his unknown American uncle. Unfortunately for Harry, his uncle’s will contains some odd yet specific instructions before he is able to collect the fortune.

The musical stars senior Jesse Kilwein. Supporting cast members include Nathan Amberg, Veronica Cozzens, Betsy Devero, Damon Fichter, Cody Lavallie, Jordan Mork, Brianna Peterson, Dinah Ridl, Todd Selle and EmmaLee Woodland.

“Lucky Stiff” will be staged in Dorothy Stickney Auditorium, May Hall, Oct. 25, 26 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 28 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for seniors. DSU students, faculty and staff are free with valid ID. Reservations may be made weekday afternoons in May Hall 207 or by calling 701.483.2154.