GEM OF THE OCEAN
February 27 – 29 at 7:30pm
Sunday, March 1 at 2:00pm
Set in 1904 Pittsburg, award-winning playwright August Wilson has Gem of the Ocean unfold in the home of Aunt Ester, a well-known 285-year-old wise woman of the town whose home has become a sanctuary for the troubled and lost. Onto the scene walks Citizen Barlow who Aunt Ester guides on a journey to owning his individual past and remembering his collective history.
The production, directed by Omiyẹmi Artisia Green, a 2019 Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence Recipient and Director of the Program in Africana Studies at William & Mary, will be performed by students from the college and Christopher Newport University.
Show Dates: March 26 – 19, 2020
Students in the Dance Department showcase their talents in this spring performance
SHE KILLS MONSTERS
Show Dates: April 23 – 26, 2020
A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teenage sister, Tilly.
William and Mary Theatre & Dance
The William and Mary Theatre and Dance Department has several great shows lined up for this school year. All shows are held at the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square. Tickets are on sale now and can be bought in person at the theatre or online.