Conservatory Announces 2018-19 Performance Season

Sep. 11, 2018

Conservatory Announces 2018-19 Performance Schedule

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts in Webster University's Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts announces its performance schedule for the 2018-19 academic year, beginning with "The Fantasticks" in October.

For tickets to all Conservatory of Theatre Arts productions, call, (314) 968-7128. Admission is free for Webster students, faculty, and staff with a valid ID. Other admission is $15 for adults; $7 for seniors, alumni, and non-Webster students.

Visit the Conservatory of Theatre Arts website to view more information about each of the productions.

Last year's Conservatory performance of Brigadoon closed the season during the 50th Anniversary celebration in April.

2018-19 Conservatory Season

The Fantasticks
Book and Lyrics by Tom Jones
Music by Harvey Schmidt
Oct. 3-7, Oct. 10–14, 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m.
Stage Three

Fahrenheit 451
By Ray Bradbury
Nov. 14–18, 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.
Browning Mainstage Theatre

The Three Sisters
By Anton Chekhov
Adaptation by Sarah Ruhl
Nov. 28-Dec. 2, Dec. 5-9, 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m.
Emerson Studio Theatre

By the Way... Meet Vera Stark
by Lynn Nottage
Feb. 13–17, Feb. 20–24, 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m.
Emerson Studio Theatre

The Little Prince
By Rick Cummins and John Scoullar
Adapted from the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
March 29–30, Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.,  2 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Stage III

Photograph 51
By Anna Ziegler
Directing Capstone Project
April 5–7, Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday 2 p.m.
Stage III

Love's Labour's Lost
A New Musical Based on the Play by William Shakespeare
Songs by Michael Friedman 
Book Adapted by Alex Timbers
April 17–21, 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.
Browning Mainstage Theatre

About the Conservatory

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University is a professional training program for acting, musical theatre, directing, theatre studies and dramaturgy, design, technical theatre and stage management. Located in St. Louis in Webster University's Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, the Conservatory has been training theatre students for the professional world for over half a century.

Students are selected through auditions and theatre festivals nationwide, as well as through auditions held on campus. All candidates for admission must complete the audition/portfolio review process to be considered.

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