Theatre and Dance Events

AN AMERICAN HERO
Upcoming
world premiere of a new musical The exciting world premiere of this dramatic musical, centering on an optimistic Irish immigrant who joins the United States Army and falls in love with and marries a spirited American woman before being sent to fight in World War II, where he becomes the reluctant recipient of the Medal...
IN ESSENCE
Upcoming
a river campus collaboration A multi-media presentation by faculty from the Departments of Art and Music and The Conservatory of Theatre and Dance. $10
by Neil Labutte contains adult content and language In this bristling new comic drama, Greg’s tight-knit social circle is thrown into turmoil when his offhand remarks about a female coworker’s pretty face and his own girlfriend Steph’s lack thereof get back to Steph. But that’s just the beginning. Greg’s best buddy, Kent, and Kent’s wife,...
DRACULA
Upcoming
It’s Halloween, and “I want your fear. For your fear, like a current, rushes through your body. Your fear makes your heart pound, it renders your veins rich and full. Your fear hemorrhages deliciously within you.” This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula...
FALL FOR DANCE
Upcoming
An annual favorite featuring original choreography by faculty, guest artists and students providing a variety of dance audiences enjoy. The concert will include an original dance piece utilizing traditional West African dance by choreographer Julie Bata, director of Lipan Urban African Performing Arts Collective. November 15-19 2 p.m. Sunday matinée $19