2020-21 Theatre & Dance Season
The faculty and staff of the Department of Theatre & Dance have been working hard to revise our plans for the 2020-2021 season. The department remains committed to the practice of theatre and dance and to providing performance opportunities for our students while also protecting their health and that of our loyal patrons.
University Dance Company Fall Concert Series
Series 1 - October 9 & 10, 2020
Series 2 - October 30 & 31, 2020
Series 3 - December 3 & 4, 2020
Digital Theatre Festival
Featuring original and devised works selected from student proposals
Part 1 - October 23, 24, 25, 2020
Part 2 - October 27, 28, 29, 2020
Musings of Fire
adapted from the works of William Shakespeare
Created and directed by Santiago Sosa
Currently available to view
Produced in partnership with Island Shakespeare Festival
Jayhawk Theatre on the Air
Script-in-hand readings of contemporary plays presented ‘radio-drama’ style
Curated by Henry Bial
Streaming live from the Elizabeth Sherbon Theatre
February 25, 2021: Kingdom City by Sheri Wilner, Directed by Henry Bial
March 24, 2021: March Madness* by Darren Canady, Directed by Alysha Griffin
*This performance is not related to the NCAA, the NCAA basketball tournaments, nor sponsored by the NCAA.
April 14, 2021: Goodnight, Tyler by B.J. Tindal, Directed by Jenny Sledge
University Dance Company Spring Concert
April 9, 10, & 11, 2021.
A series of short works inspired by the actors and written specifically for this production by commissioned professional playwrights
Conceived & Directed by Markus Potter & Darci Fulcher
Streaming live from the Crafton-Preyer Theatre with limited in-person audience
April 29, 30, May 2*, 2021
Please email us with any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your past and future support of Theatre and Dance at KU!