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"The Night of January 16th"

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday

Where: Gainesville High School, 830 Century Place, Gainesville

Cost: $5 students and senior citizens, $8 adults

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Inspired by the death of the “Match King,” Ivar Kreuger, the Gainesville High School Theatre will produce “The Night of January 16th” next week.

Written by Ayn Rand, the murder mystery pulls jurors from the audience who elect to determine the verdict of guilty or not guilty. The accused is Karen Andre, lover and secretary of the deceased Bjorn Faulkner.

Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Sept. 16-18, at the high school.

Tickets are $5 for students or senior citizens and $8 for adults.

Tickets can only be requested ahead of time by emailing and providing the following the names, (student, senior or adult ticket), dates and days.

Allow up to 24 hours for an email confirmation of the ticket order.

Tickets can be picked up the night of the show. The box office opens at 6:30 p.m.

Other Gainesville High School Theater productions:

* “Once on this Island” (musical) — Oct. 7-9

* “Greater Tuna” (play) — Nov. 11-13

* “Pippin” (musical) — Dec. 8-10

* “Footloose” (musical) — May 6-8

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