A costume rental service operated by the UC Davis Costume Shop, The Enchanted Cellar provides year-round costume rentals. The shop offers more Halloween selections than ever before and special hours for costume viewing and fittings.
What story would you die to defend? What tale would you spin to justify dying for nothing? Tom Burmester’s Gospel According to First Squad tells the story of men at war in a distant land, and the stories they tell to get themselves home.
This bold, contemporary work is given its regional premiere by UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance and Theatre and Dance Ensemble in the Arena Theatre of Wright Hall on September 29-October 1 and October 6-8 at 7:00 p.m. and October 1 and 8 at 2:00 p.m.
Award-winning playwright, director and producer Kirsten Brandt directs Euripides’ tragedy The Trojan Women and brings a bold new vision to this classic anti-war play–making it accessible for contemporary audiences.
Outside the Lines brings an audience into the process of choreography. The performance showcases works in various stages of conception and development and articulates and illustrates the perspective and objectives of the artists and collaborators. The showcase is full of performances from the students of the UC Davis Theatre and Dance Department’s Dramatic Arts Program including undergraduate and graduate student choreographies and work from our very own Theatre and Dance Department Head, David Grenke.
Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play, Vanya and Sonia and Marsha and Spike, is master of comedy Christopher Durang at his best. This wildly funny concoction, which blends characters and themes from Chekhov, centers on the reunion of a glamorous film star of a certain age with her two middle-aged siblings at the family homestead in present-day Bucks County, Pennsylvania.