Theatre program


Photo Inspires Theatre Production at Smith Opera House

Finger Lakes Photo_Play-00653In one weekend, students, faculty, staff and community members came together to produce entirely local theatre. As part of “The Finger Lakes Photo/Plays” a total of 51 volunteers wrote, cast, directed…
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Savard ’15 MAT ‘16 Pursuing Ph.D. in Theatre

SavardThis fall, Shannon Savard ’15, MAT’16 will enroll in Ohio State’s Ph.D. program in theatre with a graduate minor in women’s gender and sexuality studies. Savard will research and practice…
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Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche-01878HWS Theatre recreated the 1950’s world of crinolines, communists and custard pies in the spring performance of 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche written by Evan Linder and Andrew Hobgood, which ran Thursday and…
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Meet the Playwrights: 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche-01468The HWS Theatre Department continues the 2017-18 Frame/Works Series with the talk “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche: The Title That Wouldn’t Die” featuring guest artists Evan Linder and Andrew Hobgood.…
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Mosaic NY Tackles Social Justice in Higher Ed

Mosaic NY 3Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ social justice theatre company, Mosaic NY, performed earlier this month in nearby Verona, N.Y., at the New York State Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) Professional…
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