Late Night Series at the Studio Theatre
Oct. 3, 2008: Hosted by Damian Gaeta with featured artist
Faux Star, a folk rock, alternative pop band. For more on
the band, see here.
Oct. 17, 2008: Hosted by Post Midnight with featured performance
of "Thérèse Raquin Desire," performed
by the New Orleans Theatre Experiment & Project Y Theatre
Company. For more on this unique performance company, see
Nov. 7, 2008: Hosted by Post Midnight with featured event
"A Glimpse Thru a Drive Thru Window" performed
by Mouthworks, MCCC's Resident Spoken Word Comedy Troupe.
Dec. 5, 2008: Hosted by Damian Gaeta with featured artist
Beyond Visible, a rock, metal, alternative band. See more
(Open to the public)
Building a Solo Performance Workshop
Oct. 17, 2008, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Studio Theatre
This workshop will help participants learn strategies for creating
solo performances. Participants are invited to stay for a special,
Mercer-only encore of "Therese Raquin Desire" at 10 p.m.
as part of the Late Night Series, a multimedia collaboration between
Project Y Theatre Company and the New Orleans Theatre Experiment
that premiered in New York last June. TRD is an original one-woman
show about what happens when a silent and solitary woman decides
to act on impulse and desire. Based on the famous title character
of Emile Zola's novel, this innovative show mixes original sound,
video, and choreography to give new life to one of literature's
most surprising murderers.
Voice and Movement Workshop
Oct. 25, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in PE225 (Dance Studio, 2nd floor
of Phys. Ed. Bldg)
the acting system of Tadashi Suzuki, one of the most vital and unique
forces in Japanese and Western theatre. Led by Takahiro Yamamoto,
an internationally-recognized performer, this free workshop is a
must for actors who are interested in the beauty and poignancy of
movement and its ability to convey a story. Wear cloths you can
move in easily; bring water and a towel.
Student Shows at the Studio Theatre
"Hedda Gabler" and "A Doll's House" in Rep
Translated by Rolf Fjelde and directed by Jody P. Person &
Two of Henrik Ibsen's legendary stage heroines, the angelic Nora
Helmer and the fiery Hedda Gabler, claw against the walls of an
oppressive society as their secrets threaten to consume them.
and times for "A Doll's House" are: Friday,
Nov. 14 and Saturday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Nov.
15 and Sunday, Nov. 23 at 2 p.m.
and times for "Hedda Gabler" are: Saturday,
Nov. 15 at 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 16 at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov.
21 at 8 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m.
more information about these events, contact Theatre Program Coordinator
Jody Person at (609) 570-3524 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn more about the MCCC Theatre Program here.
The Studio Theatre is located next to Kelsey Theatre on Mercer's
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road. The Physical Education
Building is located opposite Kelsey Theatre.