Events

CSU Theatre and the University Symphony Orchestra Present Every Good Boy Deserves Favor

CSU Theatre and the University Symphony Orchestra present Every Good Boy Deserves Favor, the brilliant effort between composer Andre Previn and the fecund playwright Tom Stoppard. Not often produced due to the challenge of staging a play requiring a full orchestra, the production — conducted by Maestro Wes Kenney and directed by Dr. Eric Prince [...]

Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov

Directed by Walt Jones; new translation by Walt Jones The premiere production of a new acting edition of Anton Chekhov’s turn of the last century play, this comedy depicts the life of the three Prozorov sisters and their brother in provincial Russia. Chekhov insisted that he wrote comedies and was so angry at his director/collaborator [...]

Love and Information by Caryl Churchill

Directed by Laura Jones Caryl Churchill’s Love and Information is a kaleidoscopic play, composed of 57 vignettes, featuring 14 actors who play more than 100 characters, occupying a concentrated two (uninterrupted) hours of stage time. As a whole, these self-contained parts compel us to think about our daily struggles to connect with and understand each [...]

Appropriate by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins

Directed by Garrett Ayers Every estranged member of the Lafayette clan has descended upon the crumbling Arkansas homestead to settle the accounts of the newly-dead patriarch. As his three adult children sort through a lifetime of hoarded mementos and junk, they collide over clutter, debt, and a contentious family history. But after a disturbing discovery [...]

Urinetown, The Musical by Greg Kotis

Guest Director TBD A sidesplitting sendup of greed, love, revolution (and musicals!), in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. From New York City's Fringe Festival to Broadway hit, Urinetown is a hilarious musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics and musical theatre itself! [...]