Theater Events

Fri Oct 21, 2016 - Fri Oct 28, 2016 · 8:00 pm

Lobby Hero

Marie and Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio · Presented by: Program in Theater

In the lobby of a Manhattan apartment building in the middle of the night, two security guards are drawn into a murder investigation and face dilemmas of race, gender and friendship. Featuring seniors Charlie Baker and Stanley Mathabane, directed by faculty member Mark Nelson.

Matthews Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center · Presented by: Department of African American StudiesLewis Center for the ArtsMcCarter Theatre Center

“Every 28 Hours” is a theater project and national partnership inspired by the widely-shared and hotly-debated statistic that a black person is killed by the police, security guards, or neighborhood watch vigilantes every 28 hours in the United States.

New South Dance Studio · Presented by: Program in Dance

An artist’s labor is necessary and constant, yet packed with uncertainties. This workshop lives in the terrifying space between the aspirational (dreams, wishes) and the practical (goals, time). Janani Balasubramanian is a writer of speculative fiction whose art and editorial work has been featured in The New Yorker, Guernica, and elsewhwere.