December 15, 2017

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2016-2017 UCR Department of Theatre, Film & Digital Production Season

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Music and Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin

An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. Six spellers enter; one speller leaves! At least the losers get a juice box.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). www.MTIShows.com

7 Performances: October 27 – 29, November 3 – 5 @ 8:00pm
November 5 @ 2:30pm Matinee
University Theatre, HUMN 400

Auditions: Saturday, September 24th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 4:00 pm in ARTS 113
Callbacks: Sunday, September 25th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in ARTS 113

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Tartuffe by Moliere

In a world where we long to trust those we love, we leave ourselves open to those who would take advantage. Enter Tartuffe…
Tartuffe is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

7 Performances: February 16 – 18, 23 – 25 @ 8:00pm
February 25 @ 2:30pm Matinee
Studio Theatre, ARTS 113

Auditions: Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 4:00 pm in ARTS 113
Callbacks: Sunday, December 4th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in ARTS 113

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Department Film Festival 2017

Original short films by UCR students, faculty and alumni, featuring one departmentally produced film, The Same Old Line written by Kirin McCrory and directed by Stephanie Ghiya. Through mundane moments in Evie’s life, this philosophical short film examines the complexities of functioning as a female in the 21st century. The same roster of films is presented each evening.

2 Screenings: March 9 – 10 @ 8:00pm
Studio Theatre, ARTS 113

Auditions: Saturday, October 1st from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 4:00 pm in HUMN 411
Callbacks: Sunday, October 2nd from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in HUMN 411

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New Play Festival 2017 by UCR MFA Playwrights

An exciting festival of full-length and one-act plays by students in the UCR MFA Playwriting Program—a different work is presented at each performance in rotating repertory.

4 Performances: March 15 – 18 @ 8:00pm
Theatre Lab, HUMN 411

Auditions: Saturday, January 14th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 4:00 pm in HUMN 411
Callbacks: Sunday, January 15th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in HUMN 411

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Stop Kiss by Diana Son

We all long for love and acceptance. We all long to live a life without fear. This is the story of two women who actually did it.
Stop Kiss is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

7 Performances: May 4 – 6, 11 – 13 @ 8:00pm
May 13 @ 2:30pm Matinee
Studio Theatre, ARTS 113

Auditions: Saturday, March 18th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 4:00 pm in ARTS 113
Callbacks: Sunday, March 19th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in ARTS 113

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Playworks 2017 by UCR Undergraduate and MFA Playwrights

Premiere productions exploring issues and textures of contemporary life by UCR student playwrights. A different slate of work is scheduled for each performance.

3 Performances: June 7 – 9 @ 8:00pm
Theatre Lab, HUMN 411

Auditions: Wednesday, April 12th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm in HUMN 411
Callbacks: Monday, April 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm in HUMN 411