Theatre Production

UGA Theatre Performance: Cabaret

11/03/2017 - 8:00pm
11/05/2017 - 2:30pm
11/08/2017 - 8:00pm
11/09/2017 - 8:00pm
11/10/2017 - 8:00pm
11/11/2017 - 8:00pm
11/12/2017 - 2:30pm

By John Kander and Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff.
Directed by Freddie Ashley.
(Artistic Director | Actor's Express - ATL)

This Tony Award-winning musical details the lives of an aspiring novelist looking for a story and a wannabe starlet looking for love in a seedy Cabaret club in 1920’s Berlin under the rising shadow of fascism.

Nov. 3, 8-11 @ 8:00pm
Nov. 5 & 12 @ 2:30pm
Special school matinee Nov. 7
Fine Arts Theatre

Tickets: $16, $12 for Students

The Last Witch

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.$16, $12 for students

Machinal

Treadwell’s episodic play depicts a young woman’s disastrous efforts to conform to society’s rigid expectations for women. Loosely based on the notorious Ruth Snyder case of 1927, Machinal starkly details the murderous consequences of denying your identity for the sake of others.

In performance March 16-18 & 21-25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 26th at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $12, $7 for students.

For more information visit: 

https://www.facebook.com/events/760221607465677/

Eclipsed

The Thalian Blackfriars along with The Black Theatrical Ensemble present Eclipsed, a play written by Danai Gurira (Michonne from The Walking Dead). It takes place in 2003 and tells the story of five Liberian women and their tale of survival near the end of the Second Liberian Civil War. It became the first play with an all-black and female creative cast and team to premiere on Broadway.

$5 (Students), $8 (Nonstudents)

Contact: Deja Preuitt 

Performance: Jane Eyre

The timeless story of Charlotte Bronte’s orphaned governess is brought to the stage in Polly Teale’s inventive adaptation. Jane Eyre is a story of one woman’s struggle to find freedom, love and her own voice in a society intent on silencing her desires. Runs at 8 p.m. Nov. 3-5 and 9-11 and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13.

$16, $12 (students)

Sponsored by: Theatre and Film Studies, Department of
Contact: Box Office 706-542-4400

Performance: A Raisin in the Sun

Black Theatrical Ensemble presents "A Raisin in the Sun," which tells the story of a poor African-American family living on the south side of Chicago. When given the opportunity to escape from poverty (in the form of a $10,000 life insurance check), compromises must be made in order to decide what the money will be used for.

Also runs at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. 

$5 (Pre-sale Student), $6 (Pre-sale Alumni), $10 (Pre-sale Non-Student), $8 (Door Student), $9 (Door Alumni), $12 (Door Non-Student)

Uncanny Valley

In this compelling new play set in the near future, a scientist teaches a robot how to move, think, and feel like a human – and in the process the pair forges an unexpectedly profound and complex friendship.

Performance: Sweeney Todd

"Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" is a dark and grisly comedy, set in 19th century London. It tells the story of a barber who exacts revenge on the judge and the town that unjustly exiled by murdering his customers — and using them as the secret ingredient for wildly popular meat pies.

By Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler. Since winning 8 Tony Awards in 1979, including Best Musical, Sweeney Todd has shocked, awed, and delighted audiences across the world. April 14-16, 20-23 at 8 p.m.; April 24 at 2:30 p.m

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