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Hail Caesar! Free Play triumphs again

Last weekend, Shakespeares Julius Caesar, under the direction of Sam Zelitch 09, opened in Shiffman 219, making that classroom the third nontraditional theatrical space used by the Free Play Theatre Cooperative in just five productions.… Read More...

Actors overcome Devils in script, tech

Last weekend the Brandeis Ensemble Theater opened the Undergraduate Theater Collectives season with a production of David Lindsay-Abaires A Devil Inside in the Shapiro Theater. Although troubled by technical issues and an especially confusing climactic… Read More...

Vagina Monologues: six years and going strong

Last weekend, the sixth annual presentation of The Vagina Monologues kicked off Vagina Week at Brandeis. For those unfamiliar with the show, The Vagina Monologues was written and originally performed by Eve Ensler in the… Read More...

A moment of Balm

Jordan Butterfield 07, who is the dramaturg for the Brandeis Theatre Companys upcoming production of Lanford Wilsons Balm in Gilead, was kind enough to talk to The Hoot about the upcoming production. Hoot: Could you… Read More...

The Hoot's spring 2007 undergraduate theatre preview

As the students of Brandeis return to campus in unseasonably warm weather for the start of another semester, the assorted undergraduate theatre groups are gearing up for their spring seasons. So, what can audiences expect… Read More...

Laugh for a good cause

With the Seventh Annual Boris Kitchen Sketch Comedy Festival set to complete the Fall 2006 UTC season, producer Rachel Hillman 07 took a few minutes to chat with The Hoot about the show and the… Read More...

Ten Minutes with The Last Five Years director

With the Free Play Theatre Cooperative's production of The Last Five Years set to open tonight in Spingolds Laurie Theater, director Justin Becker 09 took a few minutes before Thanksgiving to talk about the production… Read More...

Winer unveils Pinter's Betrayal

Earlier this week, Allie Winer 08, director of the Hillel Theater Groups production of Harold Pinters Betrayal, was kind enough to take a few minutes to talk to The Hoot. Hoot: What initially drew you… Read More...

El-Far on The Black Eyed: Four Arab women in limbo

With opening night a mere two weeks away, Jennie El-Far 07, who is directing The Black Eyed by Betty Shamieh for the Free Play Theatre Collective as her senior thesis, took a few minutes to… Read More...

Horton hears a Hoot: Hannah King on Seussical

In the waning days of Seussicals rehearsal period, director Hannah King 08 took a few minutes to talk with The Hoot about her soon-to-open show. Hoot: What drew you to wanting to direct this show?… Read More...
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