Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Great class still has room in it!

DANCE 127, Body Modalities and Injury Prevention, is offered MW from 3:05 - 5:10. It's a great class taught by Terry Wilson that covers yoga, Alexander, Feldenkries, and overall wellness. Recommended for actors and other theatre practitioners.

Questions? Contact Terry Wilson:

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Still room in Beginning Acting Class!

DRAMA 132, Beginning Acting still has room! T/Th, 9:35 - 12:05. Contact Professor June Richards with questions:

Thursday, January 19, 2017

DRAM 105, Introduction to Dramatic Arts--ONLINE

Need to take DRAM 105? Don't want to come to campus to do it? Take it online! This class is offered in 8-week sessions, starting January 30 and April 3. The instructor is Dr. Patrice Amon; here's a little bit about her:

Maria Patrice Amon is a recent PhD graduate in drama from UCI with emphases in Critical Theory and Chicano Studies. Her dissertation is titled “Little Girls and Legal Defendants: Theatricalization and Performances of Innocence in Modern American Culture.” She is a UC Irvine Chancellor’s Fellow in drama. Maria Patrice is a dramaturg and has worked with San Diego Rep, Mo’oleo, and The University of San Diego. She has directed and produced with Brown Bag Theatre Company. Maria Patrice holds a Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law.

Patrice will also be directing for the New Play Festival, taking place in the Black Box Theatre in March. Questions about the class? Contact

Spring semester is around the corner!

If you haven't enrolled for classes yet, make sure you do that! Go here to see what classes are still open!

Monday, January 16, 2017

Anyone see Sunday's Union-Tribune??

Current and former City College students Roberto Castillo and Wilfred Paloma are appearing in Plays by Young Writers at the Globe's White Theatre January 21 - 19.

To read the whole article, go here.

Well done, gentlemen!

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

New Play Festival 2017

Thank you to all of the students that submitted their short scripts to this year's festival. It was a challenging and arduous process in terms of selecting.

These following are the short plays that will be presented March 10-19, 2017- Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm.

2017 New Play Festival

Brody Gogatz                         Artificial Casting                                                                    

Caelan Crockett                      It Appeared from Nothing

Roosevelt Greene                    The Rifleman

Carla Zuniga                          Teacher’s Lounge                                                                  

Cynthia Aloese                       The Big Finale

Michelle Anderson                 Ouch.                                                                         

Aaron Newbom                      Atoms
Aileen Donovan                      Confused Love                   

If you are interested in auditioning for the 2017 New Play Festival please come to the Semester Auditions on Feb 2 at the Saville Theatre. Sign ups begin at 6pm. Please prepare a one-two minute memorized monologue of your choice. Callbacks will be the following week.

Thank you again to all those who submitted. We hope that you will submit again for next season New Play Festival. Deadlines will be in December 2017. 

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tickets to spring shows

Yes, it's true: you can purchase your tickets to Words, Words, Words: Festival of New Plays and Chicago. Go here to buy in advance.