Theatre Arts Drama and Dance 2007-2008
book by Joe Masterhoff, lyrics by Fed Ebb, music by John Kander
Aug. 2-5 8pm and Aug 4- 2pm: Stop Gap Theatre
Berlin, Germany just before WWII. The audience is seated in the Cabaret. An American writer meets an English singer, a Jewish Grocer loves a German Landlady, the Cabaret’s Emcee watches and the Nazis wait
The Speed of Darkness
Nov. 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 – 8:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre by Steve Tesich
Stirring post Viet Nam drama about a family in South Dakota where the expanse of the mesa and the confines of the deeds of the past collide with tragic results.
Dec. 6, 7, 8- 8:00: Stop Gap Theatre A Festival of Student Written and Directed Ten Minute Plays
Dec. 8 - 11:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre An open mic for BCC students to sing, recite, dance, play!
Music and lyrics by William Finn, book by James Lapin
Feb. 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16 – 8:00 pm, Feb. 16 2:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre
Marvin is trying to find himself, leave his wife, keep his lover, and be a good Dad. Add a bar mitzvah, baseball, therapy, AIDS, chess and some gefilte fish to this through sung musical comedy about love and family.
Student Choreography Workshop
Feb. 10 – 8:00 pm: Carlson Theatre A Festival of dance choreographed by BCC Dance students
The Importance of Being Earnest
Mar. 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 – 8:00 pm: Carlson Theatre By Oscar Wilde
Classic comedy of manners set in 1895 Britain where mistaken identities, forged identities and lost identities combine to confuse and confound two sets of young lovers.
April 10, 11, 12- 8:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre by Sam Shepard
A macabre look at a Midwestern family with a dark, terrible secret by one of America’s most important modern playwrights.
Eastside Moving Company
May 8, 9, 10 8:00 pm: Carlson Theatre
Professional, and Faculty choreographers work with BCC dancers all year to create this yearly explosion of dance.
A Little Night Music
Music, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by High Wheeler
May 23, 24, 25, 29, 31, - 8:00 pm, May 30 9:00 pm, May 31 – 2:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre
A musical look at love and lust where age and class clash in the luscious extravagant world of turn of the (last) century Sweden. When love has been lost or taken too lightly, sometimes you must laugh and “send in the clowns.”
June 7 – 8:00 pm: Stop Gap Theatre An open mic for BCC students to sing, recite, dance, play!