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Dept. of Drama and Dance Performance Calendar

  • Hamlet

    March 2 through 12
    Hamlet
    by William Shakespeare
    Directed by Christopher Dippel
    Performed on the new Hofstra Globe stage, which will be the most authentic reconstruction of the Globe this side of the Atlantic. As relevant today as it was over 400 years ago, Hamlet is a revenge tragedy like no other. When Hamlet learns the truth about his father’s “foul and most unnatural” death, he reflects on his life – past, present and future; mortal and immortal – and provokes us to do the same.

    Dates/Times:
    Friday, March 3 and 10, at 8 p.m.
    Saturday, March 4 and 11, at 8 p.m.
    Sunday, March 5 and 12, at 2 p.m.
    Thursday, March 2, at 8 p.m. – Join us for a reception at 6 p.m. and a post-show talkback with cast and crew.
    Register for the Reception at hofstra.edu/globe2017 or call 516-463-5339.

    Location: Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus

    Tickets: $12; $10 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID
    Two free tickets with current faculty/staff/student HofstraCard

  • This Bud of Love – A One Hour Romeo and Juliet

    This Bud of Love – A One Hour Romeo and Juliet
    by William Shakespeare
    Adapted by Maureen McFeely
    Directed by Jean Dobie Giebel
    Performed on the new Hofstra Globe stage, which will be the most authentic reconstruction of the Globe this side of the Atlantic. This timeless story of star-crossed lovers, whose tragic end reconciles an age-old feud, is an excellent introduction to Shakespeare, suitable for young audiences.

    Dates/Times: Thursday, March 9, at 8 p.m.
    Saturday, March 11, at 2 p.m. – Special Performance with The Collegium Musicum

    Location: Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus

    Tickets: $6; two free tickets with current faculty/staff/student HofstraCard

  • The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

    The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
    By The Reduced Shakespeare Company
    Directed by Marta Rainer
    Performed on the new Hofstra Globe stage, which will be the most authentic reconstruction of the Globe this side of the Atlantic.  Three actors perform all 37 plays in 97 minutes. Fast, funny and physical, it’s a show made for people who love – and hate – the plays of William Shakespeare.

    Dates/Times: March 31 through April 9
    Friday, March 31 and April 7, at 8 p.m.
    Saturday, April 1 and 8, at 8 p.m.
    Sunday, April 2 and 9, at 2 p.m.
    Thursday, April 6, at 8 p.m.

    Location: Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus

    Tickets: $12; $10 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID
    Two free tickets with current faculty/staff/student HofstraCard

  • Spring Faculty Dance Concert

    Spring Faculty Dance Concert
    The Spring 2017 Faculty Dance Concert will feature Hofstra faculty choreographers and special guests to be announced.

    Dates/Times: April 20 through 23
    Thursday, April 20, at 8 p.m.
    Friday, April 21, at 8 p.m.
    Saturday, April 22, at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
    Sunday, April 23, at 2 p.m.

    Location: Black Box Theater, Shapiro Family Hall, South Campus

    Tickets: $12; $10 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID
    Two free tickets with current faculty/staff/student HofstraCard

  • The Student Rep

    Student Rep
    An exciting festival of student acting, directing and dance, presented over four days.

    Dates/Times: May 5 through 8
    Friday, May 5, at 7 p.m.
    Saturday, May 6, at 7 p.m.
    Sunday, May 7, at 7 p.m.
    Monday, May 8, at 7 p.m.

    Location: Black Box Theater, Shapiro Family Hall, South Campus

    Admission: FREE


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