Upcoming Events at DART

Faculty of Humanities: Department of Dramatic Arts

Upcoming Events at DART

DART Performances in 2014-15:

join us for our final season in the Sean O'Sullivan Theatre before we move into our new home in downtown St.Catharines in 2015!


by Hannah Cowley

November 13, 14, and 15, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Matinee performance: November 14 at 11:30 a.m.

in the Sean O’Sullivan Theatre, Brock University

DIRECTED BY Gyllian Raby
Scenographer: Kelly Wolf

Hannah Cowley's most successful Town Comedy of 1783 demonstrated how to get your man and keep him in Georgian times -- but once relocated in today's Toronto, the laughing feminism lurking within the Marriage Plot is exposed in all its decadent hilarity.

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The Belle's Stratagem






R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots)

by Karel Čapek

Show dates/times: February 12, 13, and 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Matinee performance: February 13 at 11:30 a.m.

in the Sean O’Sullivan Theatre, Brock University

Scenographer: David Vivian

Rossum's Universal Robots is a theatrical event like no other, which features cyborgs taking over the world. Be part of the robot apocalypse!

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for the Mainstage performances:

  • appropriate for High School-Age Audiences
  • Shows may contain mature language and situations
  • Post-performance Q&A with the actors and creative team are available for both productions.
  • Teacher Workshops are available
  • Audience Maximum: (535) Sean O'Sullivan Theatre
  • contact Brian Cumberland, Production Manager, for more information: bcumberland@brocku.ca
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Prices: (total=price + HST)

$18.00   Adults
$15.00   Seniors/Students
$12.00   Groups

Groups rates are available:
10-20 = $12.00 ea;
21-30 = $11.00 ea;
31-40 = $10.00 ea;
41-50 = $9.00 ea;
over 50 = $8.00 ea.


Upcoming Events at DART

Gimme 2 Festival (DART 1P99)
November TBC, 2014 & March TBC, 2015 at 8 p.m.
2 minutes, 2 actors! This festival showcases short original works by first-year performance students.
Location: Room ST107 (Studio Theatre), Schmon Tower, Brock Campus
Admission: Free

One Acts Festival (DART 3P54)
March TBC & TBC, 2015 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Upper year directing students present a series of short plays featuring student actors.  See Department website for program and schedule.
Location: Rooms ST107 (Studio Theatre) and ST103, Schmon Tower, Brock Campus
Admission: Donations accepted

DART 3F61 Theatrical Design Exhibition
(DART 3F61)
March TBA to April TBA; Times TBA
A public showing of Theatre Design projects by senior design students
Location: Room ST102
Admission: Free

Collective Creation (DART 4F56)
April TBA, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Matinee times are TBA
The fruits of 8 months of new play development and creation by our graduating students.

Community Theatre Production
Production scheduled March, 2015
Time and Location TBA

Independent Productions

see the comprehensive events calendar for all public presentation activity at the MIWSFPA



Announcing $5.00 Fridays!
all holders of Brock ID cards - students, staff and faculty - are invited to take advantage of a special new price for the Matinee mainstage performance. Please present your ID card upon purchase of your ticket.

Tickets for all performances including the $5.00 Friday Matinees are available through the  Box Office of the Centre for the Arts
or  905.688.5550905.688.5550  x 3257  Toll Free 1 866 617 32571 866 617 3257

For publicity opportunities and media information please contact Marie Balsom, Co-ordinator of the School of Fine and Performing Arts, at 905-688-5550905-688-5550 905-688-5550905-688-5550 , ext. 4765; e-mail: mbalsom@brocku.ca

For a complete listing of upcoming events at the Centre for the Arts, click the logo below:

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Visiting High School students meet with members of the Ring Round the Moon company after the Schools' Matinee in November, 2006.