Ambrose: The Dumb Doctor
by -den Kopani & Jerre Bolnick
November 21 - November 24 | Studio Two Theatre
“Feelin’ a little bored, lethargic, mentally disconnected or just have a slight case of dementia praecox? Have Dr. Ambrose administer a dose of his special prefrontal enema. It will fix ya right up!”
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The Importance of Being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
November 15 - November 24, 2013 | Studio One Theatre
A Trivial Comedy for Serious People. While the setting is 1890's England, anyone who finds the appearance of Lindsay Lohan or the Kardashians on their evening new broadcast puzzling, frustrating, or the end of civilization as we know it, will enjoy this satire of Victorian society, where the trivial is important and the important is trivialized.
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FAU Repertory Dance Theatre Ensemble
Directed by Clarence Brooks
December 6 - December 7, 2013 | University Theatre
A program of diverse dance works by emerging and established professional artists
Two Gentlemen of Verona
by William Shakespeare
February 14 - February 23, 2013 | Studio One Theatre
Shakespeare's first play, this comedy deals with the themes of friendship and infidelity, the conflict between friendship and love, and the foolish behavior of people in love.
by Eugene Ionesco
April 4 - April 13, 2013 | Studio One Theatre
Over the course of three acts, the inhabitants of a small provincial French town turn into rhinoceroses where eventually only one does not succumb. This play will take you on a journey of philosophy, mass movements, and morality.
Please notify the Department of Theatre and Dance at (561) 297-3810, five working days in advance of event, if special accommodation for a disability is needed.
All shows, artists, dates and times are subject to change. Please note there are no refunds or exchanges.
The Cherry Orchard
by Anton Chekhov
October 4 - October 13, 2013 | Studio One Theatre
A Chekhov classic tragicomedy about an aristocratic Russian woman and her family as they return to the family's estate right before it is about to be auctioned to pay the mortgage. The family's desire to hang on to life as they know it clashes with the socio-economic forces at work in Russia during the turn of the 20th century and the rise of the middle class.
El suplicio del placer
by Sabina Berman
October 11 - October 13, 2013 | Studio Two Theatre
This satirical Spanish-only piece deals with the complex relationship between a woman and a man, interweaving the playlets with themes of violence and betrayal. Each act breaks away from the traditional characterization associated with the feminine and masculine, exposing the frailties of human nature. Throughout the trilogy, we meet Él (He) and Ella (She), with a third character in the shadows.
Side by Side by Sondheim
Music and lyrics by Steven Sondheim Book by David Kernan
June 21, 2013 - July 7, 2013 | FAU University Theatre
A musical revue, Side By Side By Sondheim, thematically ties together
many of the famous composer/ lyricist’s best known songs. A narrator gives insight into the background, motivation and musical styles Sondheim used in the development of his work. Featured songs include Comedy Tonight, Love Is in the Air and Send in the Clowns, You Could Drive a Person Crazy and Side By Side By Side.
The Man Who Came to Dinner
A comedy in three acts, by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart
July 12, 2013 - July 20, 2013 | FAU Studio One Theatre
Radio personality Sheridan Whiteside, invited to dine at the house of a prominent Ohio family, slips on a patch of ice outside the front door and injures his leg. Following doctor’s orders, Whiteside is to remain confined to quarters, whereupon he delights in meddling with the lives of everyone in the household.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart.
June 28, 2013 - July 21, 2013 | FAU University Theatre
Dances We Dance: Spring Showcase
April 26 and April 27, 2013 | University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Dances We Dance is a capstone experience for students enrolled in all genres and levels of dance in the Department of Theatre and Dance. FAU students create dances, learn choreography, work collaboratively, exhibit technical skills, explore expressiveness and give thrilling performances of dance in a wide array of genres
A musical adaptation of Aristophanes'
April 12–April 21, 2013 | Studio One Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
A story about an Athenian housewife who organizes a strike among Greek women urging them to refuse sex with their husbands until the men end the Peloponnesian War.
by Peter Shaffer
February 15–February 24, 2013 | Studio One Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
A suspenseful drama that tells the story of a psychiatrist who attempts to treat a young man convicted of blinding six horses.