BYU Theatre 2019-20

The Brigham Young University Department of Theatre and Media Arts announces its 2019–2020 season! Our performers explore a variety of styles and genres, from Shakespeare to Greek mythology to the whimsical love story of Little Shop of Horrors. This season offers something for every audience.

Season tickets are on sale April 9. Individual tickets are on sale for each production approximately four to six weeks prior to the first performance.

The subscription series includes six mainstage productions: With Two Wings; A Wilder Night: Three Short Plays by Thornton Wilder; Much Ado About Nothing; Hamlet; Wendy and Peter Pan; and Little Shop of Horrors. Additional events 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.

MAINSTAGE THEATRE SERIES

BYU YOUNG COMPANY
With Two Wings
By Anne Negri

Directed by Julia Ashworth

Oct. 9-11, Oct. 16-18 | 7 p.m.
Oct. 12, 19 | 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
ASL interpreted Oct. 12
No school matinee
Recommended for ages 6+
Nelke Theatre

DRAMA
A Wilder Night: Three Short Plays by Thornton Wilder
Pullman Car Hiwatha, The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden, The Long Christmas Dinner

Directed by Adam Houghton

Nov. 8-9, 13-16, 20-23 | 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 9, 16, 23 | 2 p.m.
ASL interpreted Nov. 21
Post-performance discussions Nov. 14 and 21
Recommended for ages 10+
Margetts Theatre

COMEDY
Much Ado About Nothing
By William Shakespeare

Directed by Megan Sanborn Jones

Nov. 15-16, 20-23, Dec. 4-7 | 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 16, 23, Dec. 7 | 2 p.m.
ASL interpreted Dec. 5
Post-show discussions Nov. 21 and Dec. 5
Recommended for ages 10+
Pardoe Theatre

BYU YOUNG COMPANY
Hamlet
By William Shakespeare

Adapted and Directed by Teresa Love

Feb. 5-7, 12-14 | 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 8, 15 | 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
ASL interpreted Feb. 13
Recommended for ages 6+
Nelke Theatre

FANTASY
Wendy and Peter Pan
By Ella Hickson

Directed by Kris Jennings

Mar. 20-21, 25-28, 31, Apr. 1-3 | 7:30 p.m.
Mar. 21, 28 | 2 p.m.
ASL interpreted Apr. 2
Recommended for ages 6+
Margetts Theatre

MUSICAL COMEDY
Little Shop of Horrors
By Howard Ashman and Alan Menken

Directed by George Nelson

Mar. 6-7, 11-14, 18-21 | 7:30 p.m.
Mar. 7, 14, 21 | 2 p.m.
ASL interpreted Mar. 19
Post-show discussions Mar. 12 and 19
Recommended for ages 12+
Pardoe Theatre

ADDITIONAL EVENTS

MICROBURST THEATRE
New Work by BYU Students
By BYU Student Playwrights

Directed by David Morgan

Oct. 24-26 | 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 26 | 2 p.m.
Recommended for ages 12+
Nelke Theatre

Rump 600 x 600

Musical Dance Theatre Workshop
Rump
By Liesel Shurtliff

Adapted and Directed by Tim Threlfall

Dec. 5-7 | 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 7 | 2 p.m.
Recommended for ages 6+
Nelke Theatre

COMTEMPORARY VOICES: PLAY READINGS FROM AWARD-WINNING SCRIPTS
*Suffrage
By Jenifer Nii

Jan. 11, 16 | 7:30 p.m.

*The Humans
By Stephen Karam

Jan. 9, 17 | 7:30 p.m.

*Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
By Christopher Durang

Jan. 10, 18 | 7:30 p.m.

Recommended for ages 14+
Nelke Theatre
*Subject to rights clearance

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GREEK THEATRE FESTIVAL
Prometheus Unbound
By Aeschylus

Sept. 23 | 5 p.m.
Free pre-performance orientation lecture 4 p.m.
Recommended for ages 12+
de Jong Concert Hall

Final Cut Film Fest Square Logo

FINAL CUT FILM FESTIVAL
The Best BYU Student Films
Short films written, directed, and produced by BYU students

Oct. 17-19 | 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Recommended for ages 12+
Pardoe Theatre

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