PARAMUS, N.J. — Bergen Community College’s Bergenstages theatre troupe will present the acclaimed drama "Fahrenheit 451" about a firefighter’s inner struggle in a dystopian American society beginning Friday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ender Hall Lab Theatre on the Paramus campus located at 400 Paramus Road.
Written by Ray Bradbury, “Fahrenheit 451” follows firefighter Guy Montag who burns illegally owned books as a civil servant. After meeting teenage neighbor Clarisse McClellan, Guy must choose between his current vapid existence and risking everything for the right to think.
The show will run Friday, Feb. 28 through Saturday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee March 7 as well. Tickets are $15, with discounts offered to senior citizens, Bergen faculty/staff ($10) and students ($5). Visit tickets.bergen.edu to purchase seats.