Arts at UNC Blog
The story of The Crucible focuses on a young farmer, his wife, and a young servant-girl who maliciously causes the wife's arrest for witchcraft. The farmer brings the girl to court to admit the lie—and it is here that the monstrous course of bigotry and deceit is terrifyingly depicted. The farmer, along with a host of other such victims, finds himself also accused of witchcraft.
March 06, 2018
Hot l Baltimore
The scene is the lobby of a rundown hotel so seedy that it has lost the "e" from its marquee. As the action unfolds, the residents, ranging from young to old, from the defiant to the resigned, meet and talk and interact with each other during the course of one day.
February 22, 2018
Luna, by Ramon Esquivel, is the 2018 Theatre for Young Audiences production, scheduled for April in District 6 Schools and Hensel Phelps Theatre. Soledad is the daughter of migrant farm workers, so she is constantly changing homes and schools, which makes friendship hard. Frustrated, Soledad turns inward, finding comfort in books, in the stars, and in the company of the friendly moon, Luna.
February 01, 2018
Jesus Christ Superstar
A timeless work, the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary and universally-known series of events but seen, unusually, through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. Loosely based on the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, Superstar follows the last week of Jesus Christ’s life.
February 01, 2018
Spring Dance Concert 2018
Celebrate an old fashioned barn raising/wedding and delight in a colorful set of Commedia Dell’Arte clowns as the School of Theatre Arts and Dance in collaboration with the School of Music presents an evening of dance, featuring two very special one acts, Copland's Appalachian Spring and Stravinsky's Pulcinella.
January 22, 2018