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UFV Theatre opens its 2018-2019 season, celebrating its second season in a newly-renovated performance space at UFV’s Abbotsford campus. This season offers a diverse selection of original, classic, and contemporary plays.

 

Attempts on Her Life by Martin Crimp

Directed by Alex Ferguson

March 12th – March 23rd, 2019

Who is Anne? Is she a terrorist? A good daughter? Is she a car? A tree? Do we remember her or are we inventing her?

Alex Lazaridis Ferguson is an award winning director and actor. Co-Artistic Director of the internationally acclaimed performance group Fight With a Stick.

 

Attempts Performance Dates and Times: All shows are SOLD OUT

  • Tuesday March 12th - 5pm 
  • Thursday March 14th - 5pm 
  • Friday March 15th - 7pm 
  • Saturday March 16th - 1:15pm lecture; 2pm show 
  • Tuesday March 19th - 5pm 
  • Thursday March 21st - 5pm 
  • Friday March 22nd - 7pm 
  • Saturday March 23rd - 1:15pm lecture; 2pm show 

If a performance you would like to attend is sold out you can email the Box Office to have your name put on a waitlist. If guests with reservations do not arrive to claim their seats by 5 minutes before the start of the performance we will start letting guests in from off the waitlist.

 

Please note that our Saturday performances include faculty talks that will enhance audience member's understanding of the performance.

  • Saturday March 16th Critical Insights: with John Carroll (English) and Andrea Hughes (Psychology)
  • Saturday March 23rd Critical Insights Pt.2: with Glen Baier (Philosophy) and Aimee Brown (Visual Arts)

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

*Contains explicit language, adult situations, and strobe lighting.

**Not suitable for audiences under 13 years old.

 

For more information contact, theatre@ufv.ca or phone 604-795-2814

  

2019 Devised Theatre Showcase

April 24th - 26th, 2019

The Devised Theatre Showcase is the final project presented by UFV Theatre’s fourth year Devised Theatre class, and is a chance for students to apply everything they have learned in the course. Audiences can expect a brand-new production devised by students.

 

Previous Shows this Season:

Rocks: A Play of Northern Ontario by Herman Voaden

Directed by Claire Carolan

November 13th – November 24th, 2018

In a remote area of Northern Ontario there has been a terrible blizzard and Mary is waiting for her love to return from the wilderness…

Director Claire Carolan inhabits space in various West Coast universities as a theatre maker/scenographer/doctoral candidate/educator intrigued by the language of scenographies, and teaching others the complexities of that language.

 



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