Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in the all-new touring production A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS LIVE ON STAGE! Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the whole Peanuts gang as they put on their own Christmas play and ultimately discover the true meaning of the season. A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS LIVE ON STAGE is a present the whole family can enjoy!
May 25, 26. June 1, 2, 8, 9 @ 7:30 pm. 6/3/18 @2:00 pm, Robinson Theatre
Tricks to Inherit: is the first translation of Reygadas’ Astucias por heredar un sobrino a un tío, cited as the “first drama staged in California” by Hispanic theatre historian Nicolás Kanellos. Written in Mexico City, Tricks to Inherit is a satirical comedy about a miserly uncle, his love-struck nephew, and their wily servants.
Written by Fermín de Reygadas
Translated by Olga Sanchez Saltveit, Translation supervised by Dr. Pedro García-Caro
Directed by Olga Sanchez Saltveit
April 20, 21, 27, 28. May 4, 5 @ 7:30 pm. 4/29/18 @ 2:00 pm, Hope Theatre
As generations of women prepare for Labor Day celebrations in their small town, a young drifter inspires life-changing choices. This 1953 Pulitzer Prize winning play challenges us to revisit a 1950s America from our current vantage point.
Written by William Inge
Directed by Tricia Rodley
March 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17 @ 7:30 pm. 3/11/18 @ 2:00 pm, Robinson Theatre
Mother Courage: A timeless take on war and its aftermath. Brecht’s masterpiece makes a powerful statement about the conflicts engulfing the world today. A UO Theatre faculty collaboration between Michael Najjar and Jeanette deJong..
Written by Bertolt Brecht
Translated by Tony Kushner
Directed by Michael Najjar
Jan 26, 27. Feb 2, 3, 9, 10 @ 7:30 pm. 2/4/18 @ 2:00 pm, Hope Theatre
Now 80 years old, Andre was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter, Anne, and her husband, Antoine. Or was Andre an engineer, whose daughter Anne lives in London with her new lover, Pierre? The thing is, he is still wearing his pajamas, and he can’t find his watch. He is starting to wonder if he’s losing control.
Written by Florian Zeller
Directed by Nelson Barre