All Performances in Studio Theatre

Sex/Body/Self and Body Maps
October 8 and 10
Directed by Tim Miller
Theatre as identity. Acclaimed performance artist and activist Tim Miller comes to Northeastern for a week-long intensive to create an original student performance on memory, myth, and identity.

The House of Bernarda Alba: A drama of women in the villages of Spain
By Federico Garcia Lorca
October 20-31
New translation by Antonio Ocampo-Guzman
Directed by Antonio Ocampo-Guzman
A thrilling masterpiece of modern Spanish theatre. Lorca’s poetic tragedy depicts the thwarted passions of five sisters confined by their widowed mother.

Clybourne Park
By Bruce Norris
November 11-22
Directed by Jonathan Carr
A provocative look at race in America. Follow the lives of two sets of neighbors – in 1959 and 2009 – who grapple with the damage of a dream deferred.

The Heidi Chronicles
By Wendy Wasserstein
February 16-28
Directed by Bridget Kathleen O’Leary
Heidi Holland comes of age at the dawn of the women’s movement, determined to “have it all.” A fast, funny, and groundbreaking examination of feminism from the 1960s to the 1990s.

Spelling Bee
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
By William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin
March 22-April 3
Directed by Scott Edmiston
In this bee-loved musical, six overachieving adolescents vie for the coveted championship and try spell their way out of floccinaucinihilipilification to immertalitee immortality.

Alien vs. Predator
April 15-16
Directed by David R. Gammons
Inspired by Michael Robbins’ book of poems Alien vs. Predator, Northeastern students have created an original, site-specific, audience-immersive experimental theatre experience that explores issues of personal identity and cultural alienation.