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Fox 40 Features “This Is How It Happened”

Playwright Anthony D’Juan and actor Peter Story of “This Is How It Happened” were featured in a live news segment on Fox 40 in Sacramento. Reporter Sonseeahray Tonsall interviewed the two men via Zoom and the Fox 40 team included rehearsal footage of the performance. Special thanks to members of the UC Davis’ Dept. of Theatre and Dance’s production team Megan Kimura and Patrick O’Reilly for providing the rehearsal footage. Free performances are Oct. 15 and 16 at 5 p.m. 

 

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Faculty Experimental Film Featured by Woman Made Gallery

Margaret Laurena Kemp, associate professor of theatre and dance, and Julie Wyman, associate professor of cinema and digital media, have collaborated on a short experimental film, “She Who Is: The Adrienne Kennedy Fugues,” which is now being presented online by the Woman Made Gallery

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Faculty Part of Star-Studded Online “Angels In America” Benefit

Associate Professor Margaret Laurena Kemp was part of the distinguished ensemble reading scenes from Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic “Angels in America” organized to benefit amfAR’s Fund to Fight COVID-19. The performance was broadcast on Oct. 8 and the free 60-minute livestream is available on Broadway.com’s YouTube channel.

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Graduate Student Performs in “Bérénice: An Actress in Occupied Paris”

Graduate student Danielle Levin performs an international dramatic reading from an award-winning novel, “Bérénice 1934–44: An Actress in Occupied Paris,” on Oct. 11 at 2 p.m. (EDT)/11 a.m. (PDT). The reading will be followed by discussion with author Isabelle Stibbe and translators Zack Rogow and Renée Morel. 

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“CLICK”
Fall Quarter Production

The UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance presents “CLICK,” an innovative contemporary drama which spotlights five students who struggle with their identity in the digital age. 

Written by Jacqueline Goldfinger, Granada Artist-in-Residence, the presentation will be performed online Dec. 3, 5, 10 and 11.

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