College prepares for 'Dracula' appearance

Cast and crew are making final preparations for the appearance of a vampire in their midst, when “Dracula” opens the college theatre season.

Dracula rehearsal image.News accounts of strange occurrences alarm all but Lucy Seward (Jessica Quindlen), rear, who finds the allure of the suave but manipulative Count Dracula irresistible, in the SUNY Oswego theatre department’s production of “Dracula,” previewing Thursday, Oct. 14, and running the weekend of Oct. 15-17 at Waterman Theatre of Tyler Hall. From left are Dr. Van Helsing (Sarah Sterling), brought in to diagnose and root out the evil; Jonathan Harker (Dylan Duffy), Lucy’s fiance; and Dr. Seward (Nate Roy), owner of a clinic where Dracula (Samuel Austin) sows fear.

For tickets to “Dracula,” based on the classic Bram Stoker novel and original Broadway play, navigate to, call 315-312-2141 or visit any SUNY Oswego box office.

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(Posted: Oct 06, 2010)