The Lycoming College chapter of Alpha Psi Omega theatre honors fraternity will host the Jerry Allen Memorial Talent Show on Thursday, March 22, at 9 p.m. in the East Hall Coffeehouse. Admission is $1 for Lycoming students and $2 for the public.
Acts will include student instrumentalists, vocalists and dramatists. Alpha Psi Omega plans to use the proceeds to make a donation to the theatre department in Allen's memory. Allen, an associate professor of theatre who joined Lycoming's faculty in 1984, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 17, 2012.
Alpha Psi Omega is a national honorary dramatic fraternity with more than 550 casts at colleges and universities throughout the United States.
Founded in 1812 and celebrating its bicentennial during the 2011-12 academic year, Lycoming College is a national liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. It offers 35 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.