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Festival of One–Act Plays, April 2009
The spring Festival of One–Act Plays showcased the directing talents of the most promising students in Smith's theatre program. The plays—Respect for the Electric Field of Horses; The Gimmick; Coser Y Cantar; and The Open Couple—were shown in groups of two on alternating days. Theatre 14, Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts.
Cuentos de Eva Luna, February 2009
The first theatrical adaptation of the best–selling and critically–acclaimed novel Cuentos de Eva Luna (Stories of Eva Luna), by Chilean author Isabel Allende. Translated from Spanish, adapted for the stage and directed by Ellen W. Kaplan. Hallie Flanagan Studio Theatre, Mendenhall Center.
Big Love, December 2008
In Charles L. Mee's play, 50 Greek sisters flee from arranged marriages to their 50 American cousins and wash ashore at a lavish Italian villa declaring they are refugees. But the jilted grooms pursue them. Directed by Ellen Morbyrne '09J. Hallie Flanagan Studio Theatre, Mendenhall Center.
The Golden Lotus, October 2008
Prominent Chinese director and writer Wang Yansong directed the world premiere of his new play The Golden Lotus. Translated by Josh Steinberg and Nan Zhang, with contributions from Nora Mally '10 and Ellen Morf '09J. Theatre 14, Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts.