Current Season

September 2014: New Works Series Staged Readings FREE

Sept. 6  Festival of New Plays/Our Voices @ 7pm  ~Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre~

An evening of staged readings of New Plays performed by talented Boston-area actors with a reception and talk-back. Produced by Kelly DuMar, playwright & festival founder, Hortense Gerardo, playwright, with the generosity of the Wellesley College Theatre Studies Program.  FREE

Sept. 8  Women of Ararat @ 7pm ~Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre~

By Judith Boyajian  

A tale of women's courage, perserverance, and love of family.  Although this is one family's story, this play reflects the deep emotionsof women in Bosnia, Rwanda, Sudan, Greece, Ireland, Cambodia, Jews throughout the world and on and on and on. FREE

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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