Fully Produced Student Plays to be Staged March 6-9
The Performing Arts Department kicks off its inaugural Student Playwrights Festival today with free staged readings of four plays written by UMass Boston students.
The staged readings, each less than 20 minutes long, will be held today and Thursday at 7 p.m. in the McCormack Theatre, located on the second floor of McCormack Hall:
Admission to the readings is free.
The festival continues March 6-9 with fully produced presentations of four more short plays, also in the McCormack Theatre:
These four plays will be performed March 6 and 7 at 7 p.m., March 8 at 8 p.m., and March 9 at 2 and 8 p.m. Admission is $10 for UMass Boston students and senior citizens, and $15 for the general public. For reservations, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets will also be sold at the door.
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