Academics

Theatre Arts Performances

 

Performances are normally held in one of the two theaters in the Theatre Arts Complex, located on SMC's Main Campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. With the campus closed due to COVID-19, all performances will be presented online until further notice.


THE IMPORTANCE  OF BEING EARNEST

By Oscar Wilde, Adapted by Dr. Adrianne Harrop

Two bachelors, claiming to be Earnest, win the hearts of two women who fall in love with the wrong Earnest! The pair of bachelors struggle to keep up with their own stories and become entangled in a tale of deception, disguise and misadventure!

Free Video Performance will be available from May 3 (12 p.m.) through August 29, 2021.

View Performance on YouTube: The Importance of Being Earnest


An Invitation to the Cherry Orchard,
A HATTER'S TEA with Cherry Tarts

By Terrin Adair
Highlighting the works of Anton Chekhov and Lewis Carroll

A cordial invitation to come to The Cherry Orchard and mingle with the other mad mix of invited guests. There is much to decide over tea and tarts.

Free Video Performance will be available from May 10 (12:00 p.m.) through August 29, 2021.

View Performance on YouTube: A Hatter's Tea


THE TROJAN WOMEN

A new adaptation from the play by Euripides
by Perviz Sawoski

A cautionary tale about the aftermath of war, this modern interpretation follows the fates of four women subjugated in a barbaric war and their strength amid adversity. 

Free Video Performance will be available from May 17 through August 29, 2021.

View Performance on YouTube: The Trojan Women