Performances are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. Reservations are recommended. Please call our box office at (413) 542-2277 to reserve tickets. View the full Amherst Arts calendar here.
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- Sept. 6: Fall Dance Concert & Dance Party
7:30PM, Kirby Theater
- Oct. 31-Nov 2: MEDEA by Euripides / Maki Ybarra Young’s Senior Project in Acting
8PM, Kirby Theater
- Nov. 14-16: PEACE IN THE HOME / MacKenzie Kugel’s Senior Project in Writing and Directing
8PM, Holden Theater
- Dec. 6: BIG BODY: Experimental J-Sette Performance Workshop with Jumatatu Poe
4:30-6:30pm, Webster Hall Studio 1
- Feb 2-8: Special guest Yanira Castro '93 & a canari torsi, CAST, STAGE, AUTHOR
- Feb. 27-29: GOSSAMER / Sophina Flores’ Senior Project in Writing and Directing
- Mar. 26-28: THE PUDDLE JUMPING SOCIETY / Anna Plummer’s Senior Project in Musical Theater
- Apr. 9-11: RIGHT WOMEN / Leah Woodbridge’s Senior Project in Choreography and Directing
Fri, Mar 22, 2019
The Department of Theater and Dance performs Doctor Faustus, Christopher Marlowe’s harrowing play about a brilliant scholar who sells his soul to the devil. The wildly irreverent production stars Wesley Guimarães ’19 in his senior thesis project in acting, and Maki Ybarra-Young ’20 as Mephistopheles. The show is directed by Professor Ron Bashford ’88, with set, props, costume, lighting and sound design provided by professional staff and guest artists Dedalus Wainwright, Barbara Neulinger, Sarah Woodham, Kathy Couch and Jake Meginsky. The Five College student cast also includes Samuel Hood, Max Nemhauser, Antigoni Papapostolou, Emma Ratshin, Lorelle Sang, Sebastian Son, Renz Toledo, Lindsay Turner and Jasper Wolf, stage managed by Julian Brown.
Seating is limited; reservations are strongly encouraged. For reservations, call (413) 542-2277.