Co-directed by Sydné Jackson and Tioga Simpson, Pipeline is the first play to be presented by Theatre and Dance’s Dreams Affirmed collective, an alliance of students of color from across the Department. It is also a part of the annual Student Directed Series.
The MFA Dance Thesis Concert will feature new works by third-year MFA students Kate Mackey and Phil Wackerfuss. There will be four online performances: April 16-17, 2021 @ 7:30pm, and April 18, 2021 @ 2pm & 7:30pm.
Trifles, by Susan Glaspell, opens this Friday, April 9, 2021, for the first of four weekend performances. We interviewed student cast members Jessica Snyder and Tim Nunez about the one hundred year old show and their roles within it.
Susan Glaspell’s 1916 feminist murder mystery Trifles is the second production of UB Theatre and Dance’s spring 2021 online season, with online performances from April 9 – 11, 2021. We interviewed show director Dr.Meredith Conti about the one hundred year old play and how it speaks to contemporary audiences.
We’re less than two weeks from the opening of Theatre and Dance’s (THD) spring 2021 virtual season! The first production of the semester is Living in a Topsy Turvy World: The Theatre of Gilbert and Sullivan, guest directed by Gary John La Rosa, with music direction by associate professor and director of music theatre Nathan R. Matthews.
Second year Theatre and PerformanceMA student Yoonie Yun is a director, lighting designer, and theatre-maker. She has studied and practiced theatre arts both in South Korea, her home country, and the United States.