Full price: $16
Full price: $16
- Presented by: CU Theatre & Dance
- Venue: Loft Theatre
- University Theatre Building, 261 University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80302
"A funny thing happened to me on the way to the theatre."
Shakespeare’s greatest clowns—the popular mechanicals from "A Midsummer Night’s Dream"—take center stage in a riotously funny imagining of life behind the scenes during rehearsals for "Pyramus and Thisbe." Complete with Shakespearean verse, clowning, vaudeville, slapstick, farce and standup comedy, this unhinged feast of wit and profanity is sure to leave you in stitches.
Iain Court directs a cast of CU Theatre & Dance's talented student performers. Don't wait to purchase tickets! Due to limited seating, tickets sell fast. But in the intimate Loft Theatre, every audience member gets a front row experience to this play.
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Performance dates and times
Thursday, Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 16, 2 p.m.
Please note: This production contains the use of adult language.
Q&A with “The Popular Mechanicals” Director of Dance Production Iain Court
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‘The Popular Mechanicals’ to bring laughs to the Loft Theater
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