Theater and Dance

2014 Spring Productions

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The Amherst College Department of Theater and Dance is proud to present
Out of the Moment
Jasia Kaulbach's Senior Project
April 4-5, 8PM, Kirby Theater
Open seating. No Reservations required.
'Out of the Moment' is a multimedia performance written, directed and filmed by Jasia Kaulbach AC'14 for her senior thesis on the Amherst College Theater & Dance Department.  The story follows a young woman as she navigates a new city and a new circle of friends. 'Out of the Moment' is told with both film and live performance, revealing beauty and depth in the fleeting moments of young adulthood.  Starring Amherst College students Daphne Thompson '16, Khalil Flemming '16, Chelsea Tejada '14 and Yoni Rechtman '17. 
Two Stories, Three Nights 
April 10-12, 8PM, Holden Theater
Reservations recommended, 413.542.2277
Naked in Heels:  Confessions of an Aspiring Pop Star
Wangene Hall's Senior Project
Some Adult Content
“Naked in Heels: Confessions of an Aspiring Pop Star” tells the tale of a girl who only confesses at a piano, exploring the fantasies, fictions and half-truths that come between a naked voice and a pair of 6-inch combat boots.  


A quinceañera
Patricia Cardenas' Senior Project
Every girl dreams of having her own quinceañera. She dreams of having it all: the court, the dress, and the attention. Her quinceañera reality turns out to be different from her dreams. A quinceañera explores the complicated beauty of a tradition laden with over the top rituals and weighty expectations.
A four day festival of the arts at Amherst
May 1-4, locations and times TBA
Unless * noted above, tickets for performances are free.
Reservations are recommended for performances in Studio 3 and in the Holden Theater. Reservations can be made by calling the box office up to two weeks prior to opening night at 413.542.2277.