2018-2019 Season

The Christians

On a monumental day for his larger-than-life megachurch, Pastor Paul brings his flock together to announce a shattering revelation. Lucas Hnath’s exciting new play reveals that differences of faith run deep in even the largest of congregations.

Sep 24, 2018

Suddenly, Last Summer

Mrs. Venable is determined to keep her niece, Catharine, quiet about the mysterious circumstances of her son’s death. Scandal and greed lurk around every corner in the play Tennessee Williams considered his most poetic.

Oct 2, 2018

Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre

ARDT returns with a new collection of classic and contemporary dance pieces, choreographed by UA’s award-winning dance faculty.

Oct 9, 2018

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott’s novel has enchanted readers for 150 years. Now this new musical adaptation – seen on Broadway in 2005 – introduces Alcott’s tale to a whole new generation. Follow the March sisters on their journey through love, loss and sisterhood.

Nov 5, 2018

Dance Alabama

Dance Alabama! returns to the stage for concerts featuring all new, student choreographed dance pieces that range from ballet to hip hop.

Nov 6, 2018

The Merry Wives of Windsor

John Falstaff is in search of wealth, and he sets his eyes on two married wealthy women. Little does he know, these “merry wives” have a few tricks up their sleeves. Set in New York’s Catskill Mountains in 1962, Shakespeare meets Dirty Dancing in this exciting new production.

Nov 13, 2018

Bakkhai

When King Pentheus bans Dionysian worship in Thebes, a shocking and tragic chain of events is triggered. Poet Anne Carson provides a thrilling new version of this legendary Greek tragedy.

Feb 11, 2019

The Drowsy Chaperone

A lonely musical theatre fan plays his favorite cast album, taking the audience on a madcap musical ride. Winner of five Tony Awards, you don’t want to miss this playful love letter to musical theatre.

Feb 18, 2019

Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre

ARDT returns with a new collection of classic and contemporary dance pieces, choreographed by UA’s award-winning dance faculty.

Feb 26, 2019

Dance Alabama

Dance Alabama! returns to the stage for concerts featuring all new, student choreographed dance pieces that range from ballet to hip hop.

Mar 26, 2019

Gnit

Peter Gnit travels far and wide in search of himself, and along the way he makes all the wrong decisions. This new play – a “fairly rough” translation of Henrik Ibsen’s Peer Gynt – is rollicking, offbeat and unmistakably American.

Apr 8, 2019

Sense and Sensibility

The Dashwood Sisters find love and heartbreak in the wake of their father’s sudden death. Kate Hamill boldly reimagines Jane Austen’s classic coming-of-age novel for the stage. You’ve never seen Austen like this!

 

Apr 16, 2019