CENTER HIGHLIGHT: The FTT Season Kicks Off Soon!

unnamed (1)This year’s Film, Theatre and Television performances start at the end of September.

ND Theatre NOW runs from September 29th to October 9th. Many of you are already signed up for these September shifts. The performances in the Philbin will be of two one-act plays written by current students in FTT’s Playwriting program:

In Paradisum by Tori Babcock ’17 and The Pink Pope by Taeyin ChoGlueck ’14, MFA ’17

Next up for FTT is Frankenstein. Adapted for the stage by Tim Kelly from the Mary Shelley classic. This will run in the Decio from November 9th to November 13th. This year celebrates 200 years since Mary Shelley conceived the idea for the novel.

The Spring brings us I and You by Lauren Gunderson. It will run in the Decio from March 1st to March 5th, 2017. The play centers on two high school classmates who spark an unexpected connection as they are drawn together by a poetry assignment.

FTT’s final 2016-2017 performance is Christ’s Passion: Medieval Mystery Plays. It runs in the Philbin from April 5th to April 12th, 2017. This was adapted by Mark Pilkinton. It was developed at Notre Dame in 1996 and originally produced in Washington Hall, presented now as a prelude to Easter.

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