CIRCA Presents: Susan McCully
Wednesday, September 13, 12 – 1 p.m.
216 Performing Arts and Humanities Building
The Center for Innovation, Research and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA) presents playwright Susan McCully, who will speak on her new work All She Must Possess, a play inspired by the life of Etta Cone. (Click heading for full description.)
Daniel Beaty: Emergency
Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16, 8 p.m.
Award-winning actor, singer, writer, and community activist Daniel Beaty presents his critically acclaimed one-person play Emergency. Present day. A slave ship emerges out of the Hudson River in front of the Statue of Liberty sending NYC into a frenzy. Emergency is an intricately woven, urgent, witty and moving exploration of our shared humanity and what it means to be free. An explosive play where rhythm, rhyme and remembrance rise. (Click heading for full description.)
Celebration of the Life of William T. Brown
Saturday, September 23, 1 – 3 p.m.
Last year, the UMBC theatre community lost a family member, Professor Emeritus William “Bill” T. Brown. In 1970, he became a founding member of the Department of Theatre at UMBC and served as its chair for 18 years. Friends, former students, and faculty are invited to attend this special event in his honor. (Click heading for full description.)
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
Directed by Eve Muson
Thursday, November 9 – Sunday, November 19
The UMBC Department of Theatre presents Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, directed by Eve Muson, who sets this production of one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies in 19th century Russia at Christmas time. (Click heading for full description.)