theater

In the second installment of the Theatre Thesis Festival, senior playwrights present their new plays in staged readings and senior theatre majors perform original solo works.

A comedic look at a true story: the consequences of a queen’s affair with an African servant in the court of the Sun King. Written by award-winning playwright Lynn Nottage and directed by guest artist Daniela Varon, a longtime member of Shakespeare & Company.

Current members of the Barnard Creative Writing faculty read from their work, including poetry, prose and drama.

A look at two seminal women’s ensembles in Delhi­ and how they aided and enlarged the concerns of the women’s movement in India.

For academically outstanding students seeking a career in theatre, music, or dance, Barnard’s liberal arts programs and location in a world-class performance arts capital entice growing numbers. Faculty department heads W. B. Worthen, Gail Archer, and Mary Cochran tell Barnard Magazine why.