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Theatre and Dance Archive

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble Nov. 19-22

BOONE—Appalachian State University’ Department of Theatre and Dance presents the Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE), the final dance concert this semester. The eclectic and entertaining show runs Wednesday, Nov. 19, through Saturday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Valborg Theatre on the Appalachian campus.

Moliere’s comedy “Tartuffe” with New Orleans flair to be presented Nov. 5-8, 12-15

BOONE—The Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents Moliere’s beloved comedy “Tartuffe” in the intimate I.G. Greer Studio Theatre on the Appalachian campus. This classic tale – with a modern spin – will be presented in an extended two-week run Nov. 5-8 and 12-15 at 7:30 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee on Nov. 9 and 16.

North Carolina Dance Festival to be presented Oct. 23-25

BOONE—The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance presents the 24th Annual North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF), a touring celebration that showcases the work of renowned and aspiring dance artists from across the state. NCDF will be presented on campus in the Valborg Theatre on Oct. 23 – 25 at 7:30 p.m.

Multi-award winning musical comedy ‘Urinetown’ to be presented Oct. 11-12

BOONE—On Homecoming weekend, the Appalachian Musical Theatre Ensemble will present the multi-award winning musical comedy “Urinetown” by Greg Kotis and Mark Hollmann. Performances take place at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 12, in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall on the Appalachian State University campus.

Women’s Theatre Troupe presents “Decision Height” Oct. 9, 10 and 12

BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Women’s Theatre Troupe presents the new historical drama “Decision Height” by Meredith Dayna Levy in the intimate I.G. Greer Studio Theatre on campus. Feminism’s historical roots are examined in this production about the training of the first female service pilots.

New play “Holmes: The Art of Deduction” to be presented Oct. 1-5

BOONE—Check your magnifying glasses at the door! Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents “Holmes: The Art of Deduction,” an original work by Dr. Derek Davidson and directed by Teresa Lee, both theatre faculty members. This family-friendly play – recommended for ages 8 and above – will be presented on campus in the state-of-the-art Valborg Theatre Oct. 1 – 4 at 7:30 p.m. with a matinee performance on Oct. 5 at 2 p.m.

First Year Student Showcase highlights comedy and fresh talent Sept. 25-28

BOONE—The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance presents The First Year Student Showcase in the intimate I.G. Greer Studio Theatre on campus. This experience allows freshmen and transfer students to take center stage in their first semester at Appalachian. The show will run Sept. 25-27 at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee offered Sept. 28 at 2 p.m.

Rural Academy Theater returns to campus for a Sept. 25 performance

BOONE—The Rural Academy Theater, your favorite horse-pulled theater, will perform Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. on Appalachian State University’s Sanford Mall. The troupe also will perform Sept. 28 at 8 p.m. at Horn in the West.

Summer Dance Series begins June 3 with African, jazz and musical theatre dance classes

BOONE—Dance enthusiasts of all ages and abilities are invited to attend the Summer Dance Series sponsored by the Department of Theatre and Dance June 3-26 at Appalachian State University. The classes are free and open to the public.