Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Want to see Midsummer for free?

Lots of usher spots available. Sign up outside of C105 (interior door). Arrive one hour before curtain and check in with the box office manager and/or Rob Norberg.

Please dress nicely (no ripped jeans/no T-shirts with writing on them) and keep your cell phones in your pockets. After the performance, help clean the theatre.

That's it!

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Midsummer opens a week from tonight!

Want to see the show for free? Sign up to usher! Go to C 105 (interior door) and select the date you want to usher. Show up one hour before curtain, leave your cell phones in your pockets, and be semi-dressy. After the show, make sure the theatre is clean. 

That's it!

If you'd rather buy a ticket, go here to get yours in advance (+ small handling fee). Remember that it's CASH ONLY at the box office.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Do you like ice cream?

Interested in the Drama Program?
Come to an Ice Cream Social (yum!) on

    Wednesday, October 25
    from 3:30-5:00 in AH 413!

·       Meet other theatre students
·       Learn about transfer and degree/certificate requirements
·       Build your own ice cream sundae
·       Learn about spring semester productions and classes
·       Meet the drama faculty
·       Be the first to hear about the 2018-2019 season


Questions: Katie Rodda,

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Playwrights - Submit for New Play Festival 2018

San Diego City College Students.
The 3rd Annual Words, Words, Words: New Play Festival
Performances : March 9-18, 2018 - The Black Box Theatre at San Diego City College.

This year we are awarding cash prizes for themes and social topics related to the plays for next year's fest.

$250 for Best Play
$250 for Best LGBT Experience
$250 for Best African-American Experience
$250 for Best Hispanic Experience
Submission Guidelines:
·       If your play is selected you must enroll for the Spring 2018 semester at SD City College. If selected student playwright must be available on varying dates for workshops, talk backs and productions between Jan 30-Mar 18, 2018. No exceptions. If you have participated in previous New Play Festivals you may submit again.
·       All plays must be properly formatted. This means: 12-point font, Times New Roman or Courier font only. Monologues should not exceed 4 pages. Ten-Minute plays cannot exceed 10 pages.  No Exceptions on the page limits.
·       Monologues must have one character.
·       Ten-Minute plays should have no more than two characters. A third character is permitted as long as that character serves the play. No exceptions beyond three characters.
·       Ten Minute plays should have a single setting.
·       Selected Playwrights will be work-shopped the first two weeks of the Spring 2018 Semester. All plays are considered workshop productions and will be treated as such. This means that if your play is selected you will work with the dramaturg and director of your show to find its final form. Playwriting is a process and your play, if selected, will be treated as such. San Diego City College is an educational institution and is committed to the development of student writers. This means that all work is considered “in progress.”  It is the goal of The One Act Festival to foster new playwrights. That means that students must be malleable and open to continuing the development of their scripts.
·       The festival will be a collection of 6-9 selected monologues and 10 Minute Plays/monologues.
·       To submit email with the log line: 2018 One-Act Festival Submission. Include all information in a single document in either Microsoft WORD or PDF. DO NOT cut and paste your play into the context of the email. Attachments only!
·       Happy writing!

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Opportunities to usher for Electricidad


We're still looking for two people to usher for the show: one on Friday night and one on Saturday. You need to show up at 7:00 (moderately dressy--no T-shirts w/ writing), check in with me and the box office manager, help get people in their seats, and then make sure the theatre is clean after the show is over. Cell phones must stay out of sight.

Sign up outside of C 105 (interior door).

Come find out what's happening in this scene!

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Photos from Electricidad

We have the amazing Manny Rotenberg to thank for these amazing show photos. To see all of them, go here.

Only three performances remain, so don't wait to get your tickets. Go to our eventbrite site to get yours.