truth or dare. breakup sex. loud music. keg stands. online dating. pornography. a sledgehammer. [join the party] five subversive short plays by steve yockey + a dance party + a few surprises subculture is an all-new, late-night theatre event aimed at pushing every boundary of risley theatre with ...
Fri, May 2 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, May 3 2014 9:30 PM
"Funnyhouse of a Negro, Adrienne Kennedy's 1964 one-act play set, essentially, inside the head of a disturbed young black woman named Sarah, catches perfectly that moment in time when the struggle could have gone either way: black identity might have been erased, or it might have reasserted itsel...
Thu, Apr 24 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, Apr 26 2014 4:00 PM
After coming back to their old neighborhood in Harlem for the funeral of a beloved community activist and nun, Sister Rose, these grief-stricken mourners have another thing to stress over: her body has been stolen. This dark comedy features twelve heroically tragic characters from a racist, alcoh...
Fri, Mar 14 2014 7:00 PM — Sat, Mar 15 2014 9:00 PM
This classic work is the deeply moving tale of an eloquent, loyal, and larger-than-life man cursed with a disfigured nose. Fearing rejection, he expresses his affection for his idealized love via a handsome cadet who has no soul poetic. A heroic and romantic tragicomedy mixing fighting, food, fac...
Fri, Mar 7 2014 7:00 PM — Sat, Mar 8 2014 9:45 PM
Hair Description coming soon
Thu, Nov 21 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Nov 23 2013 11:00 PM
Risley Theatre is proud to present Christopher Durang's Durang/Durang. Performing October 18th at 8PM, October 19th at 2PM, and October 19th at 8PM in Risley Theatre. Directed by Anna Brenner '16. Featuring an exceptionally talented cast: Gwen Aviles '17, Caroline Boldt '17, Spencer Whale '14, S...
Fri, Oct 18 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Oct 19 2013 10:00 PM
Risley Theatre is proud to present Jason Robert Brown's The Last 5 Years. THE LAST 5 YEARS is a contemporary song-cycle musical that ingeniously chronicles the five year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up... or from break-up to meeting, depending on how you look at it. Directed and Mu...
Fri, Oct 4 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Oct 5 2013 10:30 PM
Coming to Risley Theatre this March! Based on a story in The Weekly World News, BAT BOY: THE MUSICAL is a musical comedy/horror show about a half boy/half bat creature who is discovered in a cave near Hope Falls, West Virginia. The pulsating rock score is something not to be missed! Praise for ...
Thu, Mar 28 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Mar 30 2013 9:30 PM