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Tickets Selling Quickly For The Boxer At Collin Theatre Center

November 10, 2009 – Collin Theatre Center will present The Boxer, written and directed by Matt Lyle, beginning Thursday December 3, 2009 and continuing through Sunday December 13, 2009. Tickets range from $6.00 for students and seniors to $8.00 for Adults. Tickets are available online at

The Boxer is a unique theatrical event inspired by the classic silent films of Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. The Boxer is a silent play complete with title and dialogue projections, live musical accompaniment, outrageous physical feats and a modern take on classic comedy.

Leave behind your modern life and don't miss the chance to see the play critics have hailed as “...a small classic not to be missed .. Hilarious at it is, The Boxer ...gets better the more you think about it”, and the winner of six Column Awards, the 2007 Dallas Observer Award for Best New Playwright, and 3 DFW Theater Critics Forum Awards including best new play. Tickets are selling quickly and some performances are already sold out.

The Boxer will be presented by the Collin Theatre Center at Collin College, in the John Anthony Theatre, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano 75074.  Performances are Dec. 3rd – 5th and Dec 9th – 12th at 8:00pm, with matinees on December 6th and 12th – 13th at 2:15pm. Tickets are $8 for General Admission and $6 for Students and Senior Citizens (55+).  Group rates are available.  For tickets and other information call the Collin Theatre Hotline at 972.881.5100 or visit us on the web at

NOTE: A TTY information line for deaf patrons is available at 972.881.5117.