JBU Presents “Night of January 16”

Siloam Springs, Ark (October 1, 2003) — Was it a cold-blooded murder? Was it a suicide? These and other questions will have the audience on the edge of their seats as John Brown University’s Theater Workshop presents, “Night of January 16,” by Ayn Rand. The play takes place in a courtroom and is staged as the murder case of the century, complete with suspense, intrigue, a courtroom set, and audience participation. The performances will run Oct. 9-12. Performance times are: Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.; a moonlight madness showing, Oct. 10, 10:00 p.m.; a morning matinee showing, Oct. 11, 11:00 a.m., and an afternoon matinee showing Oct. 12, 3:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be reserved by calling the JBU box office at (479) 524-7382. The prices are $5 for adults and $3 for students. “If anyone has ever wanted the chance to be on the jury of a murder trial, this is a great opportunity!” said Jason Hough, director of the play and instructor of drama at JBU. “Audience members are in for a treat.” John Brown University is a private university with an enrollment of more than 1,800 students from 42 states and 45 countries. JBU is a member of Arkansas’ Independent Colleges and Universities and the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.