“We’re Sitting and Watching”…UA Theatre & Dance’s Falsettos

UA Theatre & Dance presents the hilarious and touching Falsettos at the Allen Bales Theatre, November  7-11 at 7:30PM and November 13  at 2:00PM and 7:30PM. Falsettos is a musical comprised of two stories from composer William Finn’s (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) Off-Broadway In Trousers trilogy. The audience will be introduced to […]

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The Family Feud of the Season with UA Theatre & Dance’s Appropriate

UA Theatre & Dance will close the first half of it’s 2016-17 season with a poignant and sharp comedy Appropriate in the Marian Gallaway Theatre, November 15-18 at 7:30PM and November 20 at 2:00PM. Appropriate, winner of the 2014-15 Obie Award for Best New Play, tells the story of estranged members of the Lafayette family […]

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Students take the stage for a night of dance at ARDT

One moment, a spin and a twist of the body captures the crowd, while the next brings a flurry of student dancers to the stage. With the Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre, you never know what’s coming next. The ARDT is a dance company at The University of Alabama designed to prepare students for competitions on […]

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Hamlet on Jazz at UA (UA News)

The play premieres Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Marian Gallaway Theatre on UA’s campus. It continues at that time and location through Oct. 8. The final performance of the play will be Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. A special performance will be held for Tuscaloosa County High School students Oct. 6. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. […]

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Fresh take jazzes up venerable Shakespeare play

By Nic Helms Special to The Tuscaloosa News Performances of William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” are always games of expectation: What fresh take on “To be or not to be” can possibly exist under the sun? Seth Panitch’s production of “Hamlet” at the University of Alabama this week does not disappoint on this score. Setting the play […]

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UA Theatre & Dance Will “Jazz” Up Hamlet (Planet Weekly)

UA Theatre & Dance swings open their doors at the Marian Gallaway Theatre to present the Shakespearean classic Hamlet, October 4-8 at 7:30PM & October 9 at 2:00 PM. It’s the sordid tale of a prince who is asked by the ghost of his father to avenge his death. The tangled webs are woven as […]

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UA Theatre and Dance presents “Hamlet” (The Crimson White)

Norwegian actor Ingolf Schanche as Hamlet, ca. 1920. The all-too familiar image of a Shakespearean man in Victorian garb holding up a skull and reciting a soliloquy is one that many forget is derived from the play “Hamlet.” Of the sprawling works of William Shakespeare, “Hamlet” is one of the most well-known. UA Theatre and […]

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