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Linfield theatre presents ‘Old Saybrook’

Linfield College students will open the 2012-13 theatre season with the annual Student Icebreaker. “Old Saybrook” will be presented Sept. 20-22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield College.

This year marks the 93rd season of plays at Linfield and the 10th season in the Marshall Theatre.

In the play, a one-act comedy by Woody Allen, an orthodontist and his wife host her sister and her sister’s husband, a plastic surgeon, at their estate in Old Saybrook, Conn. When a secret is revealed about the house, chaos ensues as marital infidelity and other confessions come to light.

This play may not be suitable for all audiences and contains mature language and subject matter.

The cast consists of seven members in addition to seniors Chris Forrer of Gresham, who is directing the piece and Daphne Dossett of McMinnville, stage manager. Cast members include freshmen Logan Mays of Rocklin, Calif. and Travis McKenna of Elko, Nev.; sophomores Mariko Kajita of Tokyo, Nicholas Granato of Damascus, Timothy Singer of Lake Oswego and Emily Meinel of Anchorage, Alaska.; and senior McKenna Peterson of Gresham.

Tickets are $5 and seating is reserved. Tickets will go on sale Monday, Sept. 17. Tickets are available at www.linfield.edu/culture, by phone, or at the Marshall Theatre Box Office. Located just inside the lobby of Ford Hall, the box office is open Monday through Saturday from 3 to 5 p.m., and until 7:30 p.m. on performance days.

The Marshall Theatre is fully accessible. For more information, call 503-883-2292.