This showcase presents puppetry projects created by four TDPS students selected for the Jim Henson Award for Puppetry.
The Weekday Players is proud to present Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang for their annual spring production!
The TDPS New Play Workshop Kickoff is a panel discussion for anyone who has interest in working on a new play - now or in the future, in any capacity. It features a panel of top DMV-area theatre professionals: director JoJo Gruenhut, dramaturg Otis Ramsey-Zoe, actor Thembi Duncan and playwright Gwydion Suleibahn.
____Face symposium is a daylong scholarly and performance event examining the history and cultural reverberations of racial masquerade.
The Weekday Players proudly presents their Original Works Projects, a memorable night of short plays created and produced by students.
The TDPS New Play Workshop is an opportunity for student playwrights at UMD to develop a short play in a supportive environment.
Join Professor Scot Reese's Play Directing I class for their final scene showcase.
Shelly Peiken '79 will talk to performing arts students about creativity, songwriting, and the pop music business in Los Angeles. The conversation will be mediated by the Head of Performance for the School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, Professor Scot Reese.
An evening of short plays written and produced by The Weekday Players, a student-run theatre company dedicated to creating art and providing practical experience for students.
In The Goldfish by Shuping Yang, follow the journey of a Chinese son as his scandalous cousin pays him a sudden visit before his wedding night. Witness the golden son’s dilemma unfold as he faces clashes between traditional Confucian values and Western notions of individuality. B.W.A. (Black Women Anonymous) by Whitney Geohagan and April Monu explores what it means to be an African American woman in America, addressing the deep-seated issues these women face.