November 15, 16, 17, 2018, 8 p.m. and November 17, 18, 2018, 2 p.m.
The Glass Menagerie
Tennessee Williams’s The Glass Menagerie focuses on the daily life of a family during the Great Depression, whose discussions range from class and disability to divorce and family expectations.
November 29, 30 and December 1, 2018, 8 p.m.
Michael Frayn’s Copenhagen reunites two physicists in the afterlife —one German, one Jewish—to explore what ended their friendship during World War II.
December 6, 7, 8, 2018, 7:30 p.m. and December 9, 2018, 2 p.m.
Set in 1931 Berlin as the Nazis begin their rise to power, young American writer Cliff Bradshaw’s life changes once he meets and falls for English cabaret performer Sally Bowles.
February 2, 3, 4, 5, 2019, 8 p.m.
Rapture, Blister, Burn
Two sisters who chose two polar opposite paths, reunite years later. Both unfulfilled, they covet each other’s life, setting off a dangerous tug of war.
February 7, 8, 9, 2019, 7:30 p.m. and February 10, 2019, 2 p.m.
What We Look Like
What We Look Like comically presents the life of an African American family caught between their cultural values and the white suburbs they live in. Professor of Theater and Africana Studies Caroline Jackson Smith directs.
March 7, 8, 9, 2019, 8 p.m. and March 9, 10, 2019, 2 p.m.
The Brothers Size
The Brothers Size is a modern play about three black men living in the South and adapting to life after incarceration through the Yoruba faith.
April 11, 12, 13, 2019, 7:30 p.m. and April 14, 2019, 2 p.m.
Body of Bourne
Through dramatized scenes, letters, and essays, Body of Bourne examines the short yet meaningful life of renowned writer and World War I pacifist Randolph Bourne, who persevered despite his physical disabilities.
May 2-5, 2019, TBA
Directing II One Acts
Students taking the Directing II course will present a range of ideas and interpretations of previously produced shows.