Pepperdine University’s Fine Arts Division will present their production of Fringe First winner Futureproof by Lynda Radley on Tuesday, September 24 through Friday,September 27, 2019 at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Malibu campus’ Lindhurst Theatre.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for Pepperdine faculty and staff, and $10 for full-time Pepperdine students, and are available now by calling (310) 506-4522 or visiting

In a desperate attempt to keep his company afloat, Robert Riley, owner of Riley’s Odditorium, tries out a new marketing strategy: Will audiences pay to see his company of genuine wonders become just like them? This band of traveling performers have to decide if they want to fit in or stand out in this incredibly insightful play about identity and the capacities of the human spirit.

Cathy Thomas-Grant directs the cast, which features Pepperdine students Nate Bartoshuk, Lauren Burton, Sara Eakman, Alexander Kolm, Bri Lawrence, Clayton Mattingly, and Julia Pankow.

This play deals with difficult topics such as eating disorders and body image. No late seating allowed. Join a talkback with the actors and director after the Wednesday performance.

Lindhurst Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu. $15 for adults, $12 for Pepperdine faculty and staff, $10 for full-time Pepperdine students

Submitted by Tyler Flynn, Marketing and Publicity Manager Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts, Pepperdine University

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