Jessica Phillips, a star of the national tour of the musical “Dear Evan Hansen,” will discuss her career as a stage and television actor and perform at UC Davis on Dec. 3. The presentation/performance takes place in the Main Theatre of Wright Hall, at 5 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
Phillips comes to Davis prior to a sold-out engagement of the Tony Award-winning musical at San Francisco’s Curran Theatre.
The Department of Theatre and Dance will be holding auditions for the musical comedy “Flora the Red Menace” on Dec. 1 and 2 in the Arena Theatre, Wright Hall. The musical will be performed in winter quarter Feb. 28-Mar. 2 and Mar. 7-9.
Jacqueline Goldfinger, 2017 Yale Drama Series Prize and Barrymore Award-winning playwright, will hold a workshop on writing for the Department of Theatre and Dance. Goldfinger’s play, “The Arsonists,” is soon to open at Capital Stage in Sacramento. The event is scheduled for March 14 in Wright Hall’s Arena Theatre. The free workshop begins at 3:15 p.m. and is open to all.
Due to Circumstances, we will be presenting semi-staged concert version of “Pippin” for two performances only.
The award-winning musical “Pippin” receives a semi-staged concert when presented by the Department of Theatre and Dance on Sunday, Feb. 25. The performances take place in the Ann E. Pitzer Center at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Here are publicity photographs and set model for the upcoming production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. The Tony Award-winning comedy plays the Main Theatre, Wright Hall, Feb. 23-25 and Mar. 2-4, Thursday through Saturday at 7 p.m. with 2 p.m. matinees on Feb. 25 and Mar. 4.
Publicity photos by Huan Yu, copyright UC Davis, Set model photo by John Iacovelli, copyright UC Davis
Here are publicity photographs and design concepts for the upcoming production of The Shape of Things. The contemporary drama plays the Lab A Theatre, Wright Hall, Jan. 19-21 and 26-28, Thursday through Saturday at 7 p.m. with 2 p.m. matinees on Jan. 21 and 28.
Publicity photos by Huan Yu, copyright UC Davis, Set model photos by Elizabeth Kang, copyright UC Davis