The Fifth Annual Lecture in Childhood Studies to be Held 2/23

The Department of Childhood Studies will present its fifth annual lecture on Thursday, February 23rd.  Dr. Mary Celeste Kearney, Associate Professor of Film, Television, and Theater at the University of Notre Dame, is the guest speaker.  Dr. Kearney’s lecture is titled, “Always Extras? Black Girlhood, U.S. Media, and Girls’ Studies.” This lecture begins at 4 … Continue reading The Fifth Annual Lecture in Childhood Studies to be Held 2/23

“12 Angry Jurors” Opens 2/22

The Rutgers–Camden Department of Fine Arts‘ Theater Program will stage “12 Angry Jurors,” based on the Emmy-winning television movie by Reginald Rose, beginning Wednesday, February 22nd and ending Sunday, February 26th.  Directed by Paul Bernstein, Associate Professor of Theater, “12 Angry Jurors” follows the deliberation of a jury who must decide if a young man … Continue reading “12 Angry Jurors” Opens 2/22

Student Directed One-Act Play Festival Begins 12/1

From December 1st–4th, join us for the Student Directed One-Act Play Festival, sponsored by the Department of Fine Arts‘ theater program.  Plays include: Sure Thing, written by David Ives, directed by StellaLucia Brennan-Romano; Victoria Station, written by Harold Pinter, directed by Gregory Stanley Furman; Act Without Words: Part One, written by Samuel Beckett, directed by … Continue reading Student Directed One-Act Play Festival Begins 12/1

“Little Shop of Horrors” Runs 10/26 – 10/30

The Department of Fine Arts will stage the musical comedy “Little Shop of Horrors” from October 26th – 30th.  Directed by Dr. Kenneth Elliott, Associate Professor of Theater, the show features Seymour Krelbourn, a meek florist, whose new plant, Audrey II, is bloodthirsty and intent on world domination.  The show will take place in the … Continue reading “Little Shop of Horrors” Runs 10/26 – 10/30

Actress/Director Toni Kalem to Give Free Talk on 9/28

On Wednesday, September 28th, acclaimed actress, screenwriter, and director Toni Kalem will give a free talk about careers in film, the process of adapting novels for the screen, the challenges for women in Hollywood, and independent film.  The lecture begins at 4:30 p.m. in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  A reception will immediately follow. Ms. … Continue reading Actress/Director Toni Kalem to Give Free Talk on 9/28

“Romeo and Juliet” Will Run from 4/13 – 4/17

Join us for the Department of Fine Arts‘ production of Romeo and Juliet!  This timeless play, written by William Shakespeare, tells the story of the tragic romance of Romeo and Juliet.  Directed by Dr. Kenneth Elliott, Associate Professor of Theater, this show will run from April 13th-17th, in the William K. Gordon Theater.  For times and … Continue reading “Romeo and Juliet” Will Run from 4/13 – 4/17

“The Shape of Things” Runs 2/10 – 2/14

The Department of Fine Arts‘ theater program will stage Neil LaBute’s The Shape of Things, starting February 10th.  Directed by theater lecturer Damon Bonetti, The Shape of Things tells the story about the relationship between Adam and Evelyn.Performance Information:February 10th: 7:30 p.m.February 11th: 7:30 p.m.February 12th: High School Matinee at 10 a.m.; 7:30 p.m.February 13th: 7:30 p.m.February 14th: 2 … Continue reading “The Shape of Things” Runs 2/10 – 2/14

Black History Month Continues on 2/1 with Silent March

Rutgers–Camden’s celebration of Black History Month continues on Monday, February 1st, with a Silent March in Protest of Anti-Black Racism and Violence.  The march will begin from the steps of the Paul Robeson Library at 12:10 p.m.  After the march, there will be a staging of Dr. Robert Miller’s play Running Late in the Gordon Theater. This event … Continue reading Black History Month Continues on 2/1 with Silent March

Auditions for “Romeo and Juliet” Are Scheduled for 1/27 – 1/28

All are welcome to audition for the Spring 2016 production of Romeo and Juliet.  Audition dates are Wednesday, January 27th, and Thursday, January 28th, from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. in the Mallery Room, (Fine Arts Building Room 224).  No prepared materials are required.If you have questions or concerns, please email Dr. Kenneth Elliott, Associate Professor … Continue reading Auditions for “Romeo and Juliet” Are Scheduled for 1/27 – 1/28