BYU Theatre 2018-19 Season

BYU THEATRE 2018-19

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, theatre for young audiences, and a whimsical musical by Frank Wildhorn.

Season tickets on sale May 31. Individual tickets on sale for each production approximately four to six weeks prior to the first performance.

The subscription series includes four mainstage productions: The MousetrapRadium GirlsWonderland, and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are DeadThe World’s Strongest LibrarianComedy of Errors, and the additional events below may be added to your package as bonus productions. Tickets can be purchased in person at the BYU Ticket Office (with locations in the Harris Fine Arts Center and the Marriott Center), over the phone at (801) 422-2981, or online at byuarts.com or byutheatre.byu.edu.

MAINSTAGE THEATRE SERIES

BYU YOUNG COMPANY
THE WORLD’S STRONGEST LIBRARIAN
By Jeff Gottesfeld and Elizabeth Wong, from the book by Josh Hanagarne

Directed by Adam Houghton

Sept. 28, Oct. 4–5, 10–12: 7:00 PM
Sept. 29, Oct. 13: 2:00 & 4:00 PM
ASL interpreted Oct. 4
No school matinee
Ages 6+
Nelke Theatre

MYSTERY
THE MOUSETRAP
By Agatha Christie

Directed by David Morgan

Oct. 26–27, 31, Nov. 1–3, 6–10: 7:30 PM
Oct. 27, Nov. 3: 2:00 PM
ASL interpreted Nov. 8
Post-performance discussions Nov. 1 and 8
Ages 10+
Pardoe Theatre

DRAMA
RADIUM GIRLS
By D.W. Gregory

Directed by Stephanie Breinholt

Nov. 16–17, 28–30, Dec. 1, 4–8: 7:30 PM
Nov. 17, Dec. 1: 2:00 PM
ASL interpreted Nov. 29
Post-show discussions Nov. 29 and Dec. 6
Ages 10+
Margetts Theatre

MUSICAL
WONDERLAND
Music by Frank Wildhorn
Lyrics by Jack Murphy
Original book by Gregory Boyd and Jack Murphy
UK Adaptation by Robert Hudson

Directed by Tim Threlfall
Choreographed by Nathan Balser
Music Direction by Gayle Lockwood

Jan. 24–26, 29, Feb. 1–2: 7:30 PM
Jan. 26, Feb. 2: 2:00 PM
ASL interpreted Jan. 31
Post-show discussions Jan. 24, 31
Ages 8+
de Jong Concert Hall

BYU YOUNG COMPANY
COMEDY OF ERRORS
By William Shakespeare

Feb. 6–8, 13–15: 7:00 PM
Feb. 9, 16: 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM
ASL interpreted Feb. 14
Ages 6+
Nelke Theatre

COMEDY
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD
By Tom Stoppard

Mar. 8–9, 12–16, 20–23: 7:30 PM
Mar. 9, 16: 2:00 PM
ASL interpreted Mar. 14
Post-show discussions Mar. 14 and Mar. 21
Ages 10+
Pardoe Theatre

ADDITIONAL EVENTS

BYU Arts Website Image

WESTMINSTER COLLEGE CLASSICAL GREEK THEATRE FESTIVAL
GREEK THEATRE: Women of Trachis
By Sophocles

Mon. Sept. 25: 5:00 PM
Free pre-performance orientation lecture 4:00 PM
de Jong Concert Hall
Ages 12+

NEW PLAYS
MICROBURST THEATRE
By BYU Student Playwrights

Directed by George D. Nelson

Oct. 18–20: 7:30 PM
Oct. 20: 2:00 PM
Ages 12+
Nelke Theatre

Final Cut Film Fest Square Logo

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

Nov. 15–17: 7:00 & 9:00 PM
Ages 6+
Pardoe Theatre

PLAY READINGS
CONTEMPORARY VOICES:
Play Readings from Award-winning Scripts

Titles to be released in November

Feb. 28–Mar. 2, Mar. 7–9: 7:30 PM
Ages 14+
Nelke Theatre

BYU Arts Website Image

REVUE
BFA NEW YORK SHOWCASE

Apr. 10–11: 7:00 & 9:00 PM
Ages 12+
Nelke Theatre

BYU THEATRE SEASON ARCHIVE

2017-18 Season

2016-17 Season

2015-16 Season

SHARE THIS
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusmail