Faculty Meetings Schedule
March 31: 3-4 pm, General Faculty Meetings; 4-5 pm, Theatre Faculty Meeting. Outstanding Student Finalist Presentations (Theatre)
April 2: 3-4 pm, Media Arts Faculty Meeting (Media program awards); 4-5 pm, TLC
April 7: 3-4 pm, Theatre Faculty Meeting
April 9: 11 am – 1pm, Media Arts Student Awards Celebration
April 14: 3-5 pm, Theatre Student Awards Celebration; no faculty meeting on the last day of class
March 26-27: Theatre Engine at 7:30 in the Margetts.
April 3: HFAC 50th Anniversary celebration begins. Click here for information.
April 9: BFA New York Showcase at 7 pm in the Nelke Theatre.
April 9: Media Arts Student Award Ceremony
April 10-11: Final Cut Film Festival. See events for details.
April 10-11: Divine Comedy’s “Best of Show” 7 & 9 pm in JSB auditorium. Tickets will be available two weeks prior to the show at www.byudivinecomedy.com
April 14: Theatre Student Awards Celebration from 3-5 pm in the Nelke. Free food, fun, and scholarships awarded.
April 17-22: FINALS WEEK
April 23: Graduation – University Commencement at 4-5:30 pm pm in the Marriott
April 24: Graduation – TMA College Convocations at 11:00am-12:30 pm in the de Jong concert hall
Theatre Forum Schedule
Tuesday, 11:00 am in the Nelke
April 2: College Forum
Media Arts Forum Schedule
April 2: No Media Arts Forum – College Meetings
April 9: Student Award Ceremony
Mask Club will continue next fall
Check out the BYU 2014-15 Theatre Season.
Click here to download the Winter 2014 Faculty Meeting Schedule (may be subject to change).
For more information about faculty funding and deadlines, please visit cfac.byu.edu/college/college-funding/.
24 Hour Theatre Project Auditions
Calling all writer, directors, actors and techies: 24 Hour Theatre is back! Auditions will be March 24 from 6:00-8:00 pm in F430 and March 26 from 6:00-8:00 pm in D341. Bring a monologue and a joke! Performance will be April 11. If you are going to write for 24 Hour Theatre, you will be scheduled from 7:00 pm on April 10 to 6:30 am on April 11. Actors and directors must be available from 7:00 am-10:00 pm on April 11. Techies must be available from 5:00-10:00 pm on April 11. To announce your interest or for any questions, email Byustudenttheatreassociation@gmail.com.
Water Sings Blue Auditions
Auditions for the upcoming BYU Young Company production of Water Sings Blue will take place Thursday, March 26 from 7:00-9:00 pm in B220 and Friday, March 27 from 3:00-5:00 pm in B220. Callbacks are the following Saturday, March 28 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Auditioners should come prepared to move and participate in 30 minutes of group improv exercises. We’re looking for 7-8 actors, male and female. Movement, mime, physical comedy and storytelling skills a plus. All experience levels welcome to audition. Contact email@example.com any questions.
Interested in working with BYU Media Arts student filmmakers? Volunteer to be an actor, art designer, etc. and get involved with student capstone films at film.byu.edu/home/getting-involved.
For non-departmental auditions, see auditions in the area.
The Winter’s Tale
William Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale, directed by Lindsay Livingston, will take place March 13-14, 18-21, 24-27 at 7:30 pm and March 14, 21, and 28 at 2:00 pm in the Pardoe Theatre. Myth and misunderstanding intersect as a cast of colorful and passionate characters search for their happy ending in this tragicomedy, one of Shakespeare’s last plays. Buy tickets here.
50th Anniversary Celebration – Festival of Arts and Traditions Ball
The 50th Anniversary celebration for the HFAC will begin April 3, 2015. An evening of visual arts exhibitions, film screenings, food, dancing, as well as live entertainment from many of BYU’s student ensembles, including Ballroom Dance Company, Broadway Cabaret, BYU Philharmonic, BYU Singers, BYU Theatre’s The Winter’s Tale, Concert Choir, Contemporary Dance Theatre, Gamelan Bintang Wahyu, International Folk Dance Ensemble, Living Legends, Microburst Theatre Festival, Songwriter’s Showcase, Synthesis, Theatre Ballet, Vocal Point, Wind Symphony, and Young Ambassadors. Performances and film screenings will take place at 7:30 pm, 9:00 pm, and 10:30 pm in multiple venues in the Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center (HFAC), Ernest L. Wilkinson Student Center (WSC), and Museum of Art (MOA). The BYU Alumni Association’s annual Traditions Ball will be held in the WSC Ballroom as part of the festivities. The ball will feature live music by Synthesis, the BYU School of Music’s big-band jazz ensemble, and ballroom dance floor shows by the Dept. of Dance.
BYU Final Cut Film Festival
This student-produced, student-created film festival featuring a collection of the best student-made fiction films, documentaries, commercials, animations, and more will take place on April 10 – 11 at 6:30 & 8:30 pm in the Pardoe Theatre.
Shannon Hale’s Princess Academy, directed by Megan Sanborn Jones, will take place May 29-30, June 4-6, 10-13, at 7:00 pm and Mary 30, June 4, 6, 12, and 13 at 2:00 pm. World Premiere: Taken from her home to attend royal finishing school, Miri faces a harsh schoolmistress, fierce storms, and bandits, but soon discovers the power of friendship and a loving heart. Adapted from the story of New York Times bestselling author Shannon Hale.