“The Spitfire Grill” to Open March 31

The Spitfire Grill March 31 – April 3, 2022 Thursday – Saturday at 7:30 pm Sunday at 2:00 pm Directed by Ellie Mooney Walter K. Gordon Theater Rutgers–Camden Theater celebrates spring with a heartwarming musical, The Spitfire Grill, opening on March 31. It tells the story of Percy Talbott, a feisty parolee who follows her dreams to a small town where she … Continue reading “The Spitfire Grill” to Open March 31

“Pericles, Prince of Tyre” Closes Dec. 12

Pericles, Prince of Tyre, one of William Shakespeare’s rarely-performed romances, caps the fall theater season in the Walter K. Gordon Theater on the campus of Rutgers University–Camden. The production, presented by the Department of Visual, Media, and Performing Arts, runs from Thursday, December 9 to Sunday, December 12, and will be directed by Damon Bonetti, … Continue reading “Pericles, Prince of Tyre” Closes Dec. 12

Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

Congratulations to the following faculty members who received promotions and tenure appointments approved by the Board of Governors at a meeting on Wednesday, April 14: Department of Childhood Studies Dr. Meredith Bak – Associate Professor  Dr. Daniel Cook – Distinguished Professor Department of English and Communication  Dr. M.A. Rafey Habib – Distinguished Professor  Department of … Continue reading Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

“Anything Goes” Closes April 25

Anything Goes Directed by Kenneth Elliott Thursday, April 22 to Sunday, April 25 Tickets are $10 for general admission; $7 for seniors; and $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni, and can be purchased at showtix4u.com/events/18480. “Anything Goes” is a rollicking shipboard romantic comedy with a sparkling score featuring classic tunes such as “I Get a … Continue reading “Anything Goes” Closes April 25

Virtual Theater Production “She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms” Opens Feb. 11

She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms by Qui Nguyen Directed by Damon Bonetti February 11, 12, and 13 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni, and can be purchased at www.showtix4u.com/events/18480. She Kills Monsters is a comic adventure into an imaginary world of demon queens and lords of the underworld!  … Continue reading Virtual Theater Production “She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms” Opens Feb. 11

Announcing Faculty Promotions & Tenure Appointments

The Board of Governors approved the following promotions and tenure appointments at their meeting on Tuesday, April 7: Dr. Kate Cairns – Promoted to Associate Professor of Childhood Studies Dr. Cynthia Clark – Promoted to Professor of Anthropology  Dr. Kelly Dittmar – Promoted to Associate Professor of Political Science Dr. Nikhil Kapur – Promoted to … Continue reading Announcing Faculty Promotions & Tenure Appointments

“Hamlet” Opens Feb. 12

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program‘s production of William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” will open on Wednesday, February 12. Called home from university to find his life turned upside down, his mother remarried and his uncle on the throne, Hamlet must avenge his father’s murder but is paralyzed by the prospect. This classic tragedy of indecision is the story of … Continue reading “Hamlet” Opens Feb. 12

Arts Day 2020 Open House is Saturday, February 29

Arts Day 2020–Spring Open House  During Arts Day, you will learn more about our visual and performing arts programs, possible career opportunities, and the Rutgers University–Camden admissions process. Prospective students will also have the opportunity to meet our faculty and students, tour the campus and attend optional auditions and portfolio reviews.   You will also be able … Continue reading Arts Day 2020 Open House is Saturday, February 29

The Student-Directed One-Act Play Festival Begins Dec. 5

The Department of Visual, Media, and Performing Arts’ theater program will produce its annual Student-Directed One-Act Play Festival, beginning Thursday, December 5, and ending Sunday, December 8. Rutgers–Camden students will direct a variety of short plays, spanning from comedy to drama: The festival will take place in the Black Box Studio. From December 5 – 7 the plays … Continue reading The Student-Directed One-Act Play Festival Begins Dec. 5