Performance Schedule

Thursday at 8 p.m.
Friday at 8 p.m.
Saturday matinee at 2 p.m.
Saturday at 8 p.m.
Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.


All performances: $20
Brandeis Community: $15
Seniors (55+): $15
Students: $5

Brandeis Community includes current faculty and staff, emeriti, alumni, BNC, BOLLI, and HSL; limit two discount tickets per ID.

Student prices are available to Brandeis and non-Brandeis students. Brandeis students: limit two tickets per ID. Non-Brandeis students: limit one per ID.

Discounts are also available for groups and Circle of Friends members.

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The Way of Water

The Way of Water

By Caridad Svich
Directed by Robert Walsh
March 12-15
Laurie Theater, Spingold Theater Center

While the headlines have faded, the effects of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico still run deep. Explore this crisis through the lives of two couples fighting valiantly to survive in the spill's aftermath. OBIE Award-winning playwright Caridad Svich has woven a subtle and personal journey that effortlessly evokes the larger disaster and its subsequent impact.

Playwright Caridad Svich will be on campus for the run of the show! See below for information on the events surrounding her visit.

Thursday, March 12
2-3:20 p.m. - Guest Lecture for THA 11b: Theater Texts and Theory, Merrick - open to all!
8 p.m. - The Way of Water (followed by an opening night reception)

Friday, March 13
8 p.m. - The Way of Water

Saturday, March 14
2 p.m. - The Way of Water
5 p.m. - Reading of Luna Park by Caridad Svich, Directed by Alicia Hyland, Merrick
8 p.m. - The Way of Water (followed by a talkback moderated by Director Robert Walsh)

Sunday, March 15
1 p.m. - Pre show talk moderated by Assistant Director Rachel Liff '16, Merrick
2 p.m. - The Way of Water