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Senior Thesis Festival

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April 18 - 22, 2012
Spingold Theater Center

The Brandeis Department of Theater Arts is proud to sponsor a festival of work by graduating theater arts students who will present the culmination of their studies through a senior thesis performance. They will participate in a variety of roles, including actor, director, writer and costume designer. We hope you will join us in celebrating their accomplishments as they prepare to graduate.

Free and open to the public.

*Festival Schedule*

Wednesday, April 18
7:30-8:30pm - Blind Dates (includes talkback following the show)

Thursday, April 19
6:30-8:30pm - Elegies: A Song Cycle
8:30-10:30pm - Speech & Debate
10:30-11:30pm - Blind Dates

Friday, April 20
7-8pm - To You Alone: A creative movement work of isolation and connection
8:30-10:30pm - Elegies: A Song Cycle (includes talkback following the show)

Saturday, April 21
3-4pm - To You Alone: A creative movement work of isolation and connection
4-4:30pm - Senior Thesis Festival Talkback (Laurie Theater)
4:30-6pm - Festival Reception (Main Lobby)
7-9pm - Speech & Debate

Sunday, April 22
2-3pm - Made for You
3-3:30pm - Talkback with April Marie Kolb
4-5pm - Made for You

*Performances*

Blind Dates
Written and directed by Talya Davidoff
Merrick Theater

Elegies: A Song Cycle
by William Finn
Directed by Leah Carnow
Musical Direction by Mindy Cimini
Laurie Theater

Made for You
A dance piece devised by April Marie Kolb
Merrick Theater

Speech & Debate
by Stephen Karam
Starring Jordan Brown & Sara Wiesenfeld
Merrick Theater

To You Alone: A creative movement of isolation and connection
Created by Kayla Dinces
Merrick Theater