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The Nutcracker

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Exuberant dancers on stage.

Tchaikovsky meets Ellington in a unique performance featuring original choreography and live music from the CSUN orchestra and jazz band. Read more

Aquila Theatre presents "The Tempest" at Plaza del Sol

Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 3:00pm

Aquila Theatre's The Tempest

The Aquila Theatre will bring its innovative style and dynamic physical approach to Shakespeare’s famous magical tale of forgiveness and enlightenment. The New York Times has described Aquila’s productions as “Gleefully engaging... almost unbearable fun... directed with inspiration,” while The New Yorker has raved “Beautifully spoken, dramatically revealing and crystalline in effect.” With an ensemble of superb performers and Aquila’s exhilarating execution, this new production of The Tempest is sure to delight. Read more

Teenage Drama Workshop Presents "Joining the Spectrum"

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 6:00pm to Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 2:00pm

Logo for Joining the Spectrum
In the battle between fantasy and reality, a group of “gamers” are forced to leave the virtual world, deal head-on with bullying and discover the merits of real-world situations.
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Carmen

Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 2:00pm

Carmen poster

Captivating and capricious, this re-envisioned Carmen fills the stage with contemporary Mexican heat and passion. Called a “hit parade of opera's most intoxicating melodies", this riveting tale of love and jealousy was Bizet's final work, breaking barriers and paving the way for a whole, new realistic form of opera.  Directed by Maurice Godin, Musical director John Roscigno. Read more

Carmen

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 7:30pm

Carmen poster

Captivating and capricious, this re-envisioned Carmen fills the stage with contemporary Mexican heat and passion. Called a “hit parade of opera's most intoxicating melodies", this riveting tale of love and jealousy was Bizet's final work, breaking barriers and paving the way for a whole, new realistic form of opera.  Directed by Maurice Godin, Musical director John Roscigno. Read more

Carmen

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:30pm

Carmen poster

Captivating and capricious, this re-envisioned Carmen fills the stage with contemporary Mexican heat and passion. Called a “hit parade of opera's most intoxicating melodies", this riveting tale of love and jealousy was Bizet's final work, breaking barriers and paving the way for a whole, new realistic form of opera.  Directed by Maurice Godin, Musical director John Roscigno. Read more

Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 2:00pm

Picture of an automatic rifle with title Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

From oral histories collected by CSUN professors José Luis Benavides and Kent Kirkton of the Institute for Arts & Media.  Adapted and directed by Peter Grego. This devised piece explodes with the words and testimony of actual hero/survivors of the conditions in present-day Mexico. Read more

Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 7:30pm

Picture of an automatic rifle with title Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

From oral histories collected by CSUN professors José Luis Benavides and Kent Kirkton of the Institute for Arts & Media.  Adapted and directed by Peter Grego. This devised piece explodes with the words and testimony of actual hero/survivors of the conditions in present-day Mexico. Read more

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