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Meadows Theatre presents Look Homeward, Angel Dec. 3-7, 2014

The Division of Theatre in SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts mounts its final production of 2014 with Look Homeward, Angel, running Wednesday, Dec. 3 through Sunday, Dec. 5, in the Greer Garson Theatre, Owen Arts Center. Based on the autobiographical novel by Thomas Wolfe, Look Homeward, … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre main stage season continues with Caryl Churchill’s Top Girls through Oct. 26, 2014

Meadows Theatre continues its 2014-15 season with a new production of Caryl Churchill’s 1982 reflection on what it means to be a successful woman, declared by arts writer Mark Ravenhill to be “the best play in 20 years.” Top Girls, directed … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre season opens with Black Snow Oct. 1-5, 2014

For its first main stage production of 2014-15, Meadows Theatre presents Black Snow by Mikhail Bulgakov, adapted by Keith Reddin. Often called the ultimate backstage novel, Black Snow displays the autobiographical and satirical components of Bulgakov’s experience with the Moscow Art Theatre. Based on Bulgakov’s … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre presents three spring plays in ‘The Rep’ April 22-May 4, 2014

In a nod to repertory theatre, SMU Meadows Theatre will present three contemporary American plays – produced, directed and acted by students – on a two-week rotation from Tuesday, April 22 to Sunday, May 4, 2014. The program, collectively called The Rep, will … Continue reading

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SMU’s 2013 Gift Guide features something for Mustangs of all ages

Looking for holiday gifts that show your SMU spirit? Look no further than the University’s 2013 Gift Guide. From keepsakes to custom bicycles to a professional certificate course, these gifts are sure to bring a smile to any Mustang’s face … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre presents The Seven through Dec. 8, 2013

For the final production of 2013, Meadows Theatre presents a spin on a classic Greek tragedy and makes it their own. The Seven is a “highly modernized, hip-hop version” of Aeschylus’ Seven Against Thebes; the new work is the product of mastermind Will … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre serves up SLAVS! Oct. 23-27, 2013

For its latest Main Stage production, Meadows Theatre takes on a Pulitzer Prize winner’s darkly comic exploration of the last days of the U.S.S.R., from perestroika to its ultimate collapse. Tony Kushner’s SLAVS! Thinking About the Longstanding Problems of Virtue … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre presents The Rimers of Eldritch through March 3

Murder in a small town: We know who is responsible, but why? SMU Meadows Theatre presents Lanford Wilson’s The Rimers of Eldritch as its first production of the Spring 2013 semester. The show will run through Sunday, March 3 in the Greer Garson … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre presents Major Barbara through Dec. 2, 2012

For the final performance of the Fall 2012 semester, SMU Meadows Theatre presents George Bernard Shaw’s Major Barbara. The play, first performed in 1905, explores the family dynamics of the Undershafts and the very different values of each family member – especially in … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre explores Cloud Nine through Oct. 28, 2012

“Accepting people who are different and not dominating them or forcing them into particular social roles” is playwright Caryl Churchill’s message in her breakout 1979 work, Cloud Nine. SMU’s Meadows Theatre showcases that message in its second production of the season Oct. 24-28, … Continue reading

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