Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:35am
1930s America: 15-year old Jean moves to the rural town of Poor Prairie to look after her volatile younger cousin, Almeda. When a teacher with a mysterious past arrives at their high school, he enlists the girls of Poor Prairie to put together a basketball team. The game becomes a means for them to escape the dreary realities of being a woman in Depression-era America. The Tall Girls examines the struggles of the team to be taken seriously in a…
Thu, 02/01/2018 - 5:29pm
By Lisa D’Amour. Director: George Contini. This new play turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a common suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. Feb. 16-17, 20-24 @ 8:00pm Feb. 18 & 25 @ 2:30pm Cellar Theatre Tickets: $16, $12 for Students For more information, visit: https://www.ugatheatre.com/detroit DIRECTOR'S NOTES: GEORGE CONTINI Lisa D’Amour’s Detroit examines the…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 2:32pm
By John Kander and Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Freddie Ashley. (Artistic Director | Actor's Express - ATL) This Tony Award-winning musical details the lives of an aspiring novelist looking for a story and a wannabe starlet looking for love in a seedy Cabaret club in 1920’s Berlin under the rising shadow of fascism. Nov. 3, 8-11 @ 8:00pm Nov. 5 & 12 @ 2:30pm Special school matinee Nov. 7 Fine Arts Theatre Tickets: $16, $12…
Wed, 09/27/2017 - 6:18pm
George Orwell’s satiric fable features greedy pigs taking advantage of the animals who unwittingly placed them in power. Tickets are $12, $7 for students.  For more information, visit: http://www.drama.uga.edu/event/1828/animal-farm
Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:06pm
Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.$16, $12 for students
Mon, 03/27/2017 - 4:42pm
William Shakespeare’s notoriously violent tragedy pits a renowned Roman general against a guileful captive queen in an increasingly bloody cycle of revenge that engulfs his entire family. Runs at 8 p.m. April 6-8 and 12-14 and at 2:30 p.m. April 15. For tickets, contant the box office at 706-542-4400 or visit: http://www.drama.uga.edu/event/1648/titus-andronicus    
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 5:41pm
Treadwell’s episodic play depicts a young woman’s disastrous efforts to conform to society’s rigid expectations for women. Loosely based on the notorious Ruth Snyder case of 1927, Machinal starkly details the murderous consequences of denying your identity for the sake of others. In performance March 16-18 & 21-25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 26th at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $12, $7 for students. For more information visit:  https://www.facebook…
Tue, 11/15/2016 - 5:13pm
The Thalian Blackfriars along with The Black Theatrical Ensemble present Eclipsed, a play written by Danai Gurira (Michonne from The Walking Dead). It takes place in 2003 and tells the story of five Liberian women and their tale of survival near the end of the Second Liberian Civil War. It became the first play with an all-black and female creative cast and team to premiere on Broadway. $5 (Students), $8 (Nonstudents) Contact: Deja Preuitt  For…
Fri, 11/04/2016 - 3:03pm
The timeless story of Charlotte Bronte’s orphaned governess is brought to the stage in Polly Teale’s inventive adaptation. Jane Eyre is a story of one woman’s struggle to find freedom, love and her own voice in a society intent on silencing her desires. Runs at 8 p.m. Nov. 3-5 and 9-11 and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13. $16, $12 (students) Sponsored by: Theatre and Film Studies, Department of Contact: Box Office 706-542-4400
Thu, 10/20/2016 - 4:17pm
Black Theatrical Ensemble presents "A Raisin in the Sun," which tells the story of a poor African-American family living on the south side of Chicago. When given the opportunity to escape from poverty (in the form of a $10,000 life insurance check), compromises must be made in order to decide what the money will be used for. Also runs at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22.  $5 (Pre-sale Student), $6 (Pre-sale Alumni), $10…