“All the world’s a stage,” when the Department of Theatre and
Dance presents William Shakespeare’s comedy As You Like
It. The classic opens the department’s 2023-2024 season
on Nov. 16 in the Main Theatre, Wright Hall.
Triggered by a hate crime which brought attention to
the lack of hate crime laws nationwide, The Laramie
Project is a riveting contemporary drama that
challenges the inhabitants of a rural American community.
The Department of Theatre and Dance presents the play Feb. 22,
23, 24, 29 and March 1 at 7 p.m. and March 2 at 2 p.m. in the
Main Theatre, Wright Hall.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of hip-hop,
internationally acclaimed hip-hop performer/creator and alumnus
Dahlak Brathwaite (B.A., English and theatre and dance, ’08)
returns to UC Davis for a five-week hip-hop workshop of a new
musical theatrical performance piece in winter quarter.
Performances developed in the workshop project are March 7, 8 and
9 at the Wyatt Pavilion Theatre and begin at 7 p.m.
This timeless drama of life in the mythical village of Grover’s
Corners, Thornton Wilder’s Our Town is an American
classic. The Department of Theatre and Dance presents the
play May 16, 17, 18, 23, 24 at 7 p.m. and May 25 at 2 p.m.
in the Main Theatre, Wright Hall.