For Immediate Release:
November 11, 2015
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Laurel Ridge Community College’s (Laurel Ridge) Fine and Performing Arts Club and Student Activities Department will present the comedy, “Murder Me Always” on November 20 and 21, in the William H. McCoy Theatre on the Middletown Campus. The show, directed by Calee McCauley, will be offered as a dinner theatre production on Friday, November 20 at 6:00 p.m. On Saturday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m., only the play will be presented.
McCauley has worked with Laurel Ridge as an adjunct faculty member, teaching acting classes for the College. She earned her bachelor’s in theatre from Frostburg State University, as well as, a master’s in education from Fontbonne University in St. Louis, MO.
Tickets for Friday’s event are $20 (children 12 and under, $5 each). For Saturday’s show, tickets are $5 each. You may reserve tickets online at laurelridge.edu/dinner or call Elizabeth Gorman in the Student Activities Office at 540-868-7216; tickets may also be purchased at the door.
Founded in 1970, Laurel Ridge Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With three locations — Middletown, Warrenton, and Luray-Page County — the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. Laurel Ridge offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. Laurel Ridge also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. Laurel Ridge serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.
Laurel Ridge Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Laurel Ridge Community College also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Laurel Ridge Community College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
Laurel Ridge Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities. Laurel Ridge shall promote and maintain equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions including lactation, age (except when age is a bona fide occupational qualification), status as a veteran, national origin, or other non-merit factors. Laurel Ridge also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment. Inquiries may be directed to the Associate Vice President, Human Resources, [email protected], 173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown, VA 22645, 540-868-7226.
Laurel Ridge Community College was known as Lord Fairfax Community College until June 2022. For consistency purposes, the college will be referenced as Laurel Ridge going forward.