Drama & Dance

Current Season

Events are free and open to the public. 

Reserve seats at https://linktr.ee/hofstradd

We are pleased to welcome the community, including family members, local schoolchildren, alumni and friends, to cultural and athletic events on campus. 

Any guest who is unvaccinated should wear a mask, which will be available at the entrances to most buildings.

Refer to hofstra.edu/togetheragain for updated mask protocols.

 

Fall 2022:

 

October 7-23

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The Wolves by Sarah Delappe

Directed by Christopher Dippel
A girls indoor soccer team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. A portrait of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score some goals.

Fridays, October 7 and October 21, at 8 p.m.
Saturdays, October 8 and 22, at 8 p.m.
Sundays, October 9 and 23, at 2 p.m.
Thursday, October 20, at 8 p.m.

Joan and Donald Schaeffer Black Box Theater, Joseph G. Shapiro Family Hall, South Campus


October 28-November 6

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Cymbeline by William Shakespeare

74th Annual Shakespeare Festival

CYMBELINE

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Cindy Rosenthal

Set in Ancient Britain, Cymbeline tells the story of Imogen, daughter of the titular British king, and the events surrounding her secret marriage to a commoner, including villainous slander, homicidal jealousy, cross-gender disguise, death (factual and feigned) and an invasion by the Roman army.

Fridays, October 28 and November 4, at 8 p.m.
Saturdays, October 29 and November 5, at 8 p.m.
Sundays, October 30 and November 6, at 2 p.m.
Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus

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A Giddy Thing: A One Hour Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare. Adapted by Autumn Wehry.

A GIDDY THING: A One-Hour Much Ado about Nothing 

By William Shakespeare
Adapted by Autumn Wehry
Directed by Jennifer Hart

This tale of truth and deception in love is served up as commedia dell’arte in this excellent adaptation, suitable for young audiences.

November 3 and 5
Thursday, November 3, at 8 p.m.
Saturday, November 5, at 2 p.m. – Special Performance with The Collegium Musicum
Joan and Donald Schaeffer Black Box Theater, Joseph G. Shapiro Family Hall, South Campus
 


November 17-20

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(L-r) Nicole Mandy and Erin Green. Photo by Johan Elbers.

FALL FACULTY DANCE CONCERT

The Fall 2022 Faculty Dance concert will feature Hofstra faculty choreographers and special guests to be announced.

Thursday, November 17, at 8 p.m.
Friday, November 18, at 8 p.m.
Saturday, November 19, at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday, November 20, at 2 p.m.

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


December 8-11

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The Student Rep: A Festival of Student Works

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

Thursday, December 8, at 7 p.m.
Friday, December 9, at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 10, at 7 p.m.
Sunday, December 11, at 7 p.m.

Joan and Donald Schaeffer Black Box Theater, Joseph G. Shapiro Family Hall, South Campus