Current Season

October, 2014 

Actors From The London Stage 


Much Ado About Nothing

October 9, 10, 11 @ 7pm

Diana Chapman Walsh Auditorium of Alumnae Hall  


~ Open to the public ~   No Reservations Necessary




Peter Pan

or The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up

A Play by J.M. Barrie

Directed by Carrington OBrion '15

October 23-26

Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre

Evening: Thursday, Friday, Saturday @7pm

Matinee: Saturday, Sunday @2pm


Free for Wellesley, MIT, Babson and Olin students with ID;

$5 general admission

Email for reservations and for more information

Theater Studies presents


Mary Shelley


By Helen Edmundson 

Directed by Nora Hussey

November 12- 16

Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre

Evening: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday @7pm

Matinee: Saturday, Sunday @2pm


“We cannot let our lives be small. There is no life but loving.”  This compelling new drama explores a crucial episode in the early life of Mary Shelley-Her meeting and scandalous elopement with Percy Bysshe Shelley and its consequences for those who loved her.


$15 General admission

$10 Seniors, Students, Staff

Box Office: 781-283-2000

Reservations necessary:

Dec. 15  Artie Shaw and His Cinderella @ 7pm ~Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre~

By Joan Martin Burke directed by Lois Roach, faculty member. 

Artie Shaw - a leading bandleader in the swing era - has just died. He finds himself detained in a bare, drab room adjacent to the Main Room - awaiting asignment to his final destination. When he learns that his fate is to be decided by the votes from his eight ex-wives, his chances of reaching the Main Room are in jeopardy. Will he make it or not?  FREE


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Theatre Department
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

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