COVID-19 Information - Remaining 2019-2020 Season Cancelled

The University at Buffalo is monitoring the COVID-19 (the disease caused by the novel coronavirus) situation carefully and is taking proactive and prudent measures to ensure the health and safety of the UB community in accordance with the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Details.

The UB Center for the Arts and the Department of Theatre and Dance are engaged in these conversations to ensure the health and safety of our patrons, students and staff.

In light of the transition to remote learning for all SUNY and CUNY campuses and restrictions on public gatherings in New York State, all remaining Theatre and Dance productions scheduled through May 11, 2020 have been cancelled.

Patrons who purchased tickets from CFA to this event will receive information regarding refunds within the next several days.

Patrons should visit CFA’s website for the latest updates on the status of other spring events. The box office can be reached at 716-645-2787 or cfatix@buffalo.edu.

For the latest information about UB’s preparedness and response please visit www.buffalo.edu/coronavirus.

 

The information below has been left available online for archival purposes:

Current Production Season

2019-2020 Department of Theatre and Dance Season

Highlights include Professor Vincent O’Neill, of Buffalo’s Irish Classical Theatre Company, directing the classic play, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. Additionally, guest Director Keith Andrews,  director of the National Tours of  The Full Monty  and Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh, joins us as director/choreographer for the “perfect musical comedy” Guys and Dolls

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, who  The New York Times calls “one of this country’s most original and illuminating writers,” has authored  Everybody, directed by UB Professor Lindsay Hunter. Zodiaque Dance Company, under the direction of faculty members Kerry Ring and Jenna Del Monte, welcomes guest choreographers Ali Dietz, of Entity Contemporary Dance, plus Danielle Sheather and Bill Thomas, among others, to its 46th season. 

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cat in the hat logo with characters thing 1 and thing 2.

“Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat” 
September 27-28, 2019 @ 6pm 
September 28, 2019 @ 2pm 
Katharine Cornell Theatre 
Ellicott Complex, UB North Campus

Urban Bush Women Poster.

Urban Bush Women
September 28, 2019 @ 7:30 
UB Center for the Arts
Drama Theatre

Zodiaque Fall 2019.

Zodiaque Dance Company 
October 17 – 19, 2019 @ 7:30pm 
October 20, 2019 @ 2pm 
UB Center for the Arts
Drama Theatre

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie show poster.

“The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” 
October 23 – 26, 2019 @ 7:30pm 
October 27, 2019 @ 2pm 
UB Center for the Arts
Black Box Theatre

Emerging Choreographers Showcase Poster.

Emerging Choreographers Showcase 
November 15-16, 2019 @ 7:30pm 
November 16, 2019 @ 2pm 
Katharine Cornell Theatre 
Ellicott Complex, UB North Campus

Guys and Dolls show poster.

“Guys and Dolls” 
November 15-16, 2019 @ 7:30pm 
November 16-17, 2019 @ 2pm 
November 22-23, 2019 7:30pm 
November 23-24, 2019 2pm 
UB Center for the Arts
Drama Theatre

MFA Dance Showcase poster.

MFA Dance Showcase 
November 22-23, 2019 
@ 7:30pm 
Katharine Cornell Theatre 
Ellicott Complex, 
UB North Campus

The Lover.

The Lover
By Harold Pinter
February 21 and 22, 2020
@ 6:30pm 
Alumni Arena 190 
UB North Campus

Part of the Student Directed Series

Zodiaque Dance Company 
March 5-7, 2020 @ 7:30pm 
March 8, 2020 @ 2pm 
UB Center for the Arts 
Drama Theatre 
Artistic Director: Kerry Ring 
Managing Director: Jenna Del Monte

CANCELLED

“Everybody” 
UB Center for the Arts 
Black Box Theatre 
Director: Lindsay Hunter

CANCELLED

Choreolab (Dance Company) 
Katharine Cornell Theatre 
Ellicott Complex, UB North Campus

CANCELLED

MFA Thesis Concert
Katharine Cornell Theatre 
Ellicott Complex, UB North Campus

CANCELLED

“Merrily We Roll Along”
UB Center for the Arts
Drama Theatre
Director: Nathan Matthews

Tickets and Venues

UB Center for the Arts: (Drama Theatre, Black Box Theatre)

Tickets for Performances at UB Center for the Arts:

  • $20.00 General Public
  • $10.00 Student/Senior Admission
  • Information: 716-645-6897
  • Charge by phone: 1-877-987-6487
  • Online purchase:

Katharine Cornell Theatre

Tickets for Performances at Katharine Cornell Theatre:

  • Ticket prices range in this space, please check the event.

Contact

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Mike Formato
(716) 645-0611
formato@buffalo.edu

General Information:
Cindy Guido
(716) 645-6897
cvguido@buffalo.edu

Press Inquiries:
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(716) 645-6921
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