BYU Theatre 2016-17 Season

BYU THEATRE 2016-17

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! The Brigham Young University Department of Theatre and Media Arts explores a variety of styles, genres, and stories in a dynamic new season of gripping dramas, classic comedies, theatre for young audiences, and a beloved, high-flying musical for all to enjoy.

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Season tickets now on sale. Single tickets on sale for each production approximately four to six weeks prior to the first performance.

Downloads (PDF): descriptions, order form: new orders, renewals. The subscription series includes six mainstage productions (The Importance of Being EarnestTravestiesMary PoppinsThe CrucibleChariots of Fire, and Argonautika). CyranoMacbeth, and the additional events below may be added to your package as bonus productions.

MAINSTAGE THEATRE SERIES

BYU YOUNG COMPANY
CYRANO
Based on the book by
Edmond Rostand
Adapted for the stage by
Jo Roets
Directed by Kris Jennings

Sept. 23-Oct. 8
Margetts Theatre

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CLASSIC COMEDY
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
By Oscar Wilde
Directed by Rodger Sorensen

Oct. 28-Nov. 12
Pardoe Theatre

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DRAMATIC COMEDY
TRAVESTIES
By Tom Stoppard
Directed by
Megan Sanborn Jones

Nov. 11-Dec. 3
Margetts Theatre

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DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S
MARY POPPINS
A Musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers
and the Walt Disney Film
Original Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
Book by Julian Fellowes
New Songs and Additional Music and Lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe
Co-Created by Cameron Mackintosh
Directed by George D. Nelson
Choreographed by Becky Phillips
Musical Direction by Gayle Lockwood

Jan. 26-Feb. 4
de Jong Concert Hall

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BYU YOUNG COMPANY
MACBETH
By William Shakespeare
Adapted and Directed by
Teresa Dayley Love

Feb. 8-18
Margetts Theatre

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DRAMA
THE CRUCIBLE
By Arthur Miller
Directed by David Morgan

March 24-April 4
Margetts Theatre

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U.S. PREMIERE
CHARIOTS OF FIRE
Stage Adaptation by MIKE BARTLETT
Based on the Enigma Productions Limited motion picture
By arrangement with Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
And Allied Stars S.A. Panama
Screenplay by Colin Welland

Directed by Tim Threlfall
Choreographed by Becky Wright Phillips

March 31-April 15
Pardoe Theatre

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DRAMA
ARGONAUTIKA
By Mary Zimmerman
Adapted from The Voyage of Jason and the Argonauts
Directed by
Janine Sobeck Knighton

June 2-17
Pardoe Theatre

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ADDITIONAL EVENTS

WESTMINSTER COLLEGE CLASSICAL GREEK THEATRE FESTIVAL
HERAKLES
By Euripides

Sept. 19
de Jong Concert Hall

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BYU STUDENT FILM ASSOCIATION
FINAL CUT FILM FESTIVAL
Short films written, directed and produced by BYU students

Oct. 13-14
Pardoe Theatre

NEW PLAY
HAPPY SADNESS
By Chandra Lloyd

Feb. 8-18
Nelke Theatre

REVUE
BFA NEW YORK SHOWCASE
Songs and scenes by students graduating from BYU’s BFA acting and musical theatre programs

April 13-14
Nelke Theatre

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