Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Theatre and Dance Studies

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  • Soldiering On

    Soldiering On: An Evening of Plays by Samuel Beckett and Eugene Ionesco

    October 30–November 1 and November 6–8, 2014
    Three of Beckett’s exquisite short works—Footfalls, Act Without Words II, and Come and Go—will be teamed with Ionesco’s madcap “anti-play” The Bald Soprano (newly translated by playwright Tina Howe) in this showcase of two master innovators of the modern stage. ($10 general, $5 with a Wheaton ID & seniors)
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 8 p.m. More »
  • The Wheaton College Dance Company

    November 20–22, 2014
    The ensemble performs under Artistic Director Andrea Taylor-Blenis, instructor of dance. For ticket information and reservations ($10 general, $5 Wheaton community & seniors, $2 students), contact the Watson Box Office at 508-286-3575 or by email at boxoffice@wheatoncollege.edu.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 11/20—8 p.m., 11/21 & 11/22—7:30 p.m. More »
  • The Performance of Gender: featuring improbable sir/ma’am cabaret rockstar Johnny Blazes

    November 12, 2014
    Johnny draws upon their experience as a clown, dance improviser and drag performer to fuel discussion on the performance of gender both in daily life as well as onstage.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Dance Company Auditions

    September 3, 2013
    Auditions for the Wheaton College Dance Company will take place Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Artistic Director Andy Taylor-Blenis will start with a warm-up, then teach a variation before dancers are split up into groups to showcase what they learned. A company list will be posted on the door to the dance studio later that evening.
    Ellison Dance Studio, Balfour Hood 5-7pm More »
  • Clybourne Park Auditions

    September 6, 2013
    Auditions for Clybourne Park, written by Bruce Norris and directed by Stephanie Burlington Daniels, will be held on Friday, September 6th beginning at 1 pm in Weber Theatre. More »
  • Theatre & Dance Studies Meet & Greet

    August 29, 2013
    Faculty from the Department of Theatre & Dance Studies will be on hand to answer questions and preview the upcoming academic year. All are welcome.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 5pm More »
  • Sigh/Omelas

    Sigh/Omelas

    December 1, 2012
    Written and performed by guest artist Steve Kidd, a resident equity actor and education director at the Gamm Theatre in Pawtucket, R.I. Sigh/Omelas, a drama inspired by his work at AmeriKids, earned Kidd a Lewis Hine Award in 2008 for dedicated service to children in need.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • An Intimate Evening with Levi Kreis

    An Intimate Evening with Levi Kreis

    October 13, 2012
    Kries won a 2010 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his role as Jerry Lee Lewis in the Broadway hit Million Dollar Quartet. He is also an OUTMusic Award winner for songs featured on The Vampire Diaries, Sons of Anarchy and The Apprentice.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • When a Priest Marries a Witch

    When A Priest Marries a Witch

    September 27, 2012
    A pseudo art lecture/performance that combines autobiography, film history, art history, and small town history with a video and slide show backdrop, narrated in a voice-over by guest artist Suzanne Bocanegra with a simultaneous performance by actor Paul Lazar.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • Theatre & Dance Studies Meet & Greet

    September 1, 2011
    Faculty from the Department of Theatre & Dance Studies will be on hand to answer questions and preview the upcoming academic year. This meeting is open to all who are interested in theatre and dance. Please encourage those who are not yet taking classes to come too!
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 5pm More »