September 21st: Theatre Opening Social – 5pm-6:30pm at the River Park
September 29: Final Cut Film Festival submissions due
September 30: 6-week Cinema, Varsity Theatre
October 4-7th, 11-14th: Young Company’s THE GLORIOUS STORY EMPORIUM
Theatre Forum Schedule
September 28: International actress Monika Świtaj, George Nelson (Nelke Theatre – 11am)
Mask Club Schedule
September 28: One Dark Night by Mike Kenny – Directed by Taylor Stroupe
October 5: Proof by David Auburn – Directed by Nicole Schofield
October 12: The Little Prince book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, adapted for the stage by Rick Cummins and John Scoullar – Directed by Meredith Walsh
Student Funding/Scholarship Deadlines
September 22: George Brimhall Memorial Essay Contest
September 27: Laycock Center for Creative Collaboration
September 29: Film and Digital Media Funding
October 15: Religious Studies Research Grants
For more university funding opportunities, click here.
Microburst Theatre Auditions
Mask Club: ELEPHANT’S GRAVEYARD
Interested in working with BYU Media Arts student filmmakers? Volunteer to be an actor, art designer, etc. and get involved with student capstone films at film.byu.edu/home/getting-involved.
AUDITIONS IN THE AREA
Auditions for A Christmas Carol will be held, by appointment only, September 18th & 19th. These auditions will be held at Hale Studio located at 537 N. 1200 W. in Orem. All roles, with the exception of Ebenezer Scrooge, are available. Click here for more information.
For more non-departmental auditions, see auditions in the area.
Theatre Opening Social – September 21
All theatre majors, come on out to the River Park (300W 2230N) and enjoy breakfast food and good company to celebrate the start of another school year!
Greek Theatre Festival: ION – Directed by Alexandra Harbold
September 25th, de Jong Concert Hall at 5pm
Pre-performance Orientation Lecture – 4pm, de Jong Concert Hall
Infidelity, betrayal, and a chase to the death. At the end of her childbearing years, the Athenian Creusa seeks an answer as to why she is unable to bear children with her husband Xuthus. In her quest for answers, she finds herself at the temple of Apollo where she meets and converses with a stranger; what she discovers about the stranger will change the rest of her life. The Classical Greek Theatre Festival and Westminster College are proud to continue the tradition of keeping Greek theatre alive in Utah for more than 30 years. Get your tickets NOW!
Final Cut Film Festival: Submissions DUE September 29th
Young Company’s THE GLORIOUS STORY EMPORIUM – Directed by Patrick Livingston
October 4-7th, 11-14th, Nelke Theatre
Come one, come all to an evening of magical storytelling where the audience sets the plot in motion in Young Company’s first-ever long-form improvisation show! Perfect for all ages, this delightful play boasts a troupe of quick-witted actors who create a new story each night. Come again and again—new adventures take flight at every single performance! Get your tickets NOW!
ASL interpreted performance Oct. 5
The 2017-18 BYU Theatre season has been announced! Rich in variety, the season features compelling dramas, theatre for young audiences, and two musicals. Productions include: The Glorious Story Emporium, The Mill on the Floss, Into the Woods, Romeo y Julieta, Mary Stuart, Single Wide and Anne of Green Gables. Dates for all productions can be found online at byutheatre.byu.edu.
For non-BYU events in the area, see events in the area.
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