Theater

'Shakespeare Abridged' hits HPC this weekend

In one standout moment, Jordan Gagnon, a junior majoring in mechanical engineering, parodied Ophelia’s drowning in “Hamlet” by pouring a water bottle into his open mouth. ...


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DCP proudly presents sex and college life in 'Juvenilia'

Will I graduate on time? What should I declare as my major? How am I going to get laid? Is my lizard dying? All of these questions are dealt with in the ...


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The mathematics of madness in 'Proof'

Catherine has inherited not only some of her father’s genius, but also possibly some of his insanity ...


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'Don't Dress for Dinner,' but definitely watch this play

Suppose your wife suspects you’re having an affair. To calm her down, you make your best friend take the fall. For the theatre department’s first Mainstage production of the academic year, “Don’t ...


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Curtains up, pants down

As a member of Hinman Production Company, I’ve learned some pretty strange theater warm-ups. But this one tops them all: before a show, someone volunteers to give a rousing (and arousing) speech ...


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Boy creates girl, BU grad student creates play

A picture is worth a thousand words and for Daniel, an artist who creates a drawing of his perfect woman, it is worth a lot more. When Daniel draws his “icon” woman, ...


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'God of Carnage' strikes BU

Taking you on a roller coaster of emotion and opinion that jerks the audience around and around, “God of Carnage,” a play by Yasmina Reza, hit the stage the weekend of Friday, ...


Theater

Weekend Theater Schedule

“God of Carnage” Translated from French, the play by Yasmina Reza is about two sets of parents who meet to discuss a fight their children got into in a public park. As...


Theater

Hinman Production Company Presents: The Laramie Project

Given the tragic subject matter, the tone of “The Laramie Project,” which will be performed by students in the Hinman Production Company (HPC), may seem dark and morose; however, at rehearsal the ...


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This summer on Broadway

If you’re in Binghamton for summer session, a trip to the Big Apple to see a play or musical could be the perfect escape from upstate N.Y. ...