The University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts

New Works Now

April 19 - 21, 7:30 PM  |  April 22, 2 PM
Guignol Theatre

Beckett. Hansberry. Ailey. Tharp. These esteemed playwrights and choreographers weren’t always household names. Samuel, Lorraine, Alvin, and Twyla were once young writers and dancers paying their dues, exploring their passion, and finding their voice. New Works brings to the stage works from students and alumni of the Department, celebrating 50 years of risk-taking expression and creative process. Learn what it means to be a creative type with this mixed bag of original works-in-progress that caps off our golden anniversary season.

Works will include:

  • Prerequisite for Love by Faith Murphy, directed by Treyton Blackburn
  • The Glass Fortress by Stephen Perry, directed by Isaac Hines-Williams
  • Highlighter Girl by Amy Pan, directed by Curtis Lipsey
  • Sin Bloomed with the Azaleas by Ethan Maguet, directed by Emily Misali
  • How/Why my Sock Monkey Became Real by Emma Imes, directed by Moneice Mosley
  • The Trouble with Naming a Girl or Choking Hazard, choreographed by Cecilia Pont
  • TBD choreographed by Caroline Smith

$10, $5 for students
Plus additional ticketing fees
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