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The Program in Theatre Arts and Studies offers a comprehensive approach to the arts of acting, directing, and playwriting, along with the fundamentals of technical direction, play production, play analysis, theatre management, and theatre history. The program also offers an undergraduate minor.

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Four dancers on the floor; poster for Bacchae Before

Hope Mohr Dance: Bacchae Before

JHU Theatre is proud to host the Hope Mohr Dance Company in Merrick Barn.

An interpretation of Euripides’s tragedy, inspired by the modern tragedy of gender-reveal parties. A dance performance, with text, puppetry, and more.

  • Thursday March 30, 8:00 pm
  • Friday March 31, 8 pm; talkback afterwards

Free admission

In addition:

Panel Discussion: Open Process: responding to anti-trans legislation through art.

  • Thursday, 6:15 pm., in Merrick Barn

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Cherry Orchard On This Weekend

Cherry Orchard On This Weekend

Performances of The Cherry Orchard are on for March 10, 11, and 12. Showtimes are 8pm Friday and Saturday, and 2pm Sunday. Masks will be required for the audience, and will be provided if needed.

Bacchae Before

San Francisco-based Hope Mohr Dance will be visiting JHU and performing their original work, Bacchae Before. Performances in Merrick Barn on Thursday March 30 and Friday March 31. A dance theater project co-directed by Maxe Crandall (playwright) and Hope Mohr (choreographer), inspired by the tragedies of gender reveal parties and Anne Carson’s Bakkhai.

Spring 23: The Cherry Orchard

Spring 23: The Cherry Orchard

Announcing JHU Theatre’s Spring production: Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard. Performance Dates: March 3 – 5, March 10 -1 2. Directed by Jim Glossman.