2017-2018 Season



by LeRoi Jones (aka Amiri Baraka)

Directed by Zoe Allison

Bridges/Larson Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center

September 5, 6, 7, & 8, at 7:30 pm

September 9, at  2:00 pm

A lascivious blonde tries every vulgar way she knows to pick up and seduce a decent black youth in a subway car. Failing, she resorts to humiliating him. This breaks the facade of his decency, as he descends to her level for a spitfire fight and decrees that murder of the whites by the blacks “would make us all sane.” She stabs him and, as other whites dispose of his body, primps for her next Black victim.

Free admission. Tickets are required.



Original work by UCA Theatre Students


Directed by Dr. Kevin T. Browne

Bridges/Larson Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center

October 26, 27, November 2, & 3, at 7:30 pm

November 4, at 2:00 pm

This is an original theatrical work that will be developed with the collaboration of the actors and director in response to the current national political, social, and/or economic events. The production will be created through a process of research, interviews, and improvisation.



Bridges/Larson Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center 

December 4, 5, & 6, at 7:30 pm

Over 50 cast and crew members participate in this lively series of one-act plays, produced and directed by our 2017 Directing Class. Three to four different performances will be presented each evening. Join us for one night or the whole series.

Free admission. No tickets required.



by Richard Greenberg

Directed by Chris Fritzges

Bridges/Larson Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center

February 22, 23, March 1, & 2, at 7:30 pm

February 24, & March 3, at 2:00 pm

A year after he disappeared on the day of his father’s funeral, Walker Janeway returns to New York and takes up temporary residence in the unused space where his father, Ned, and Ned’s late partner, Theo, lived. Walker is joined by his sister, Nan, and Pip, Theo’s son, to hear the reading of Ned’s will. We travel back to 1960, to learn more about who their parents were.



Directed by Levi Smith

 Black Box Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center

Dates TBA

Free admission. No tickets required.



by George Bernard Shaw

Directed by Stacy Pendergraft

Bridges/Larson Theatre, Snow Fine Arts Center

April 12, 13, 19, & 20, at 7:30 pm

April 14, & 21, at  2:00 pm

One of Bernard Shaw’s most glittering comedies, “Arms and the Man” is a burlesque of Victorian attitudes to heroism, war, and empire. In the contrast between Bluntschli, the mercenary soldier, and the brave leader, Sergius, the true nature of valour is revealed.



Unless otherwise noted, tickets are $10.00 each for the general public.

UCA faculty, staff, and students may secure two tickets free with a current UCA I.D.
Advance reservations are highly recommended for performances requiring tickets.

Tickets are available through UCA Ticket Central located in the
box office at Reynolds Performance Hall.
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