Academics

Theatre Arts Performances

 

Performances are held in one of the two theaters - Main Stage and Studio Stage - in the Theatre Arts Complex, located on SMC's Main Campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. 


 

 

THE TALE OF A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

By William Shakespeare, Abridged and Adapted by Dr. Adrianne Harrop

First performed in 1596, Shakespeare’s comedy about four lovers who find themselves banished by fairies is a sly and raucous reckoning with love, jealousy and marriage. Come join us as we romp through the amusing tale of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM!

Free Video Performance will be available at the end of November, 2021. 


BROKEN MIRROR
-A Frankenstein Odyssey

By G. Bruce Smith

Inspired by Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, this world premiere play explores how societal pressures create monsters. With dance, vivid imagery and powerful storytelling, Broken Mirror tells the heartbreaking tale of creatures in two different worlds with tragic consequences.

October 29, 30, November 5, 6 at 7:30 p.m.
October 31, November 7 at 2:00 p.m.

STUDIO STAGE

Free Video Performance will also be available.


SLIPPER...

By Terrin Adair

a Comedy about the Faux Pas of Fashion;
the Intrigue surrounding what to wear to a Ball,
in a Style that is Completely Neo-Commedia

December 10 & 11 at 7:30 p.m.
December 12 at 2:00 p.m.

Main Stage

Free Video Performance will also be available.