Faculty Directed/Choreographed Productions

Slices of Life: Festival of African Plays

October 17-18, 2008; Strider Theater
Artistic Director: Laura Chakravarty Box

  • Wedlock of the Gods by ‘Zulu Sofola
    • Directed by Ashlee Holm ‘09
  • Sizwe Bansi is Dead by Athol Fugardk, John Kani, & Winston Ntshona
    • Directed by Sean Senior ‘10
  • …And the Girls in their Sunday Dresses by Zakes Mda
    • Directed by Tiffany Marin ‘09

The House of Bernarda Alba by Frederico Garcia Lorca
Translated by Caridad Svich
November 13-15, 2008; Strider Theater
Directed by Laura Chakravarty Box

Much Ado about Nothing by William Shakespeare
February 5-7, 2009; Strider Theater
Directed by Richard Sewell

Colby Dancer Theater
April 17-19, 2009; Strider Theater
Artistic Direction by Tina Wentzel

New Play Festival
April 30-May 2, 2009; Strider Theater
Directed by Various Colby Faculty and Students

 

Touring Productions/Guest Artists
Sponsored By The Department

Bunraku Bay Puppet Troupe
September 21, 2008; Strider Theater
Under the direction of Martin Holman

If You See Something, Say Something
October 3, 2008; Strider Theater
Created and performed by Mike Daisey
Directed by Jean-Michele Gregory

The Love Show
February 20, 2009; Strider Theater
Performed by Nimble Arts

The Tale of the Heike
April 23, 2009; Strider Theater
Performed by Yoko Hiraoka

“The Way of Tea”: A Lecture and Demonstration
April 24, 2009; Strider Theater
Performed by So’oku Sen

 

Student Directed/Choreographed Productions

The Rocky Horror Show
September 12-13, 2008; Strider Theater
Producer: Powder and Wig
Directors: Alex Bassett ‘08, Andy Bolduc ‘10, Esther Boyd ‘09

The Woman in Black by Stephan Mallatratt
October 30, 2008; Cellar Theater
Producer: Powder and Wig
Director: Alex Bassett ‘08

Rumours by Neil Simon
October 24-25, 2008; Cellar Theater
Producer: Powder and Wig
Directed by Esther Boyd ‘09

Phedra by Sean Senior ‘10
January 22-24, 2009; Cellar Theater
Producer: Powder and Wig
Directed by Sean Senior ‘10

Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind
March 13-14, 2009; Strider Theater
Producer: Powder and Wig
Directed by Kat Brzozowski