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Crushing the Curve: A Digital Theatre Experience


Crushing the Curve is a six-part online series exploring the art of theatre and how performers, practitioners and audience members engage with live performance. 

Each event is fully produced by the Weber State University Theatre Area in the Department of Performing Arts. In this series, viewers will embark on a digital journey that encompasses all areas of cyber and experimental performance, from the writing room to behind the scenes to the virtual stage. All events are free and open to the public.

Calendar of Events


More information on how to view each event will be posted soon. Please stay tuned.


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Crushing the Curve: Fever

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: October 1
Location: Streaming Event
Cost: Free

Fever is a student-driven showcase of scenes and songs, fully produced by the Associated Arts of the Theatre at Weber State University, a student-run organization of theatre performers and practitioners. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

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Crushing the Curve: Working

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: October 6
Location: Live Stream
Cost: Free

Working is a panel discussion with performance professionals in a range of unusual theatrical careers. Learn about working in the live events sector and the current state of the industry from the perspectives of professionals from Broadway to beyond. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

 

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Crushing the Curve: Behind the Curtain

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: October 15
Location: Streaming Event
Cost: Free

Behind the Curtain takes audiences behind-the scenes for Weber State University’s musical production, Pippin. Catch a glimpse of song and dance, hear from and see the work of designers, and meet the cast and crew who put in the work to make the magic happen. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

 

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Crushing the Curve: Alice

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: November 5
Location: Live Stream
Cost: Free

Alice is a dark comedy radio play written by Michael Ivan Bennett, based on the classic novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. This production is reimagined for the digital medium and audience members will see most of the original tale’s iconic characters, but with a twist of gruesomeness. Expect to be both delighted and aghast in a play perfect for the fall season. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

 

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Crushing the Curve: Illumination

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: November 19
Location: Live Stream
Cost: Free

Illumination features the premiere reading of four new works created specifically for digital theatre by students at Weber State University. The performance on November 19 is recommended for ages 13 and up. A second performance date for audiences ages 18 and up featuring an additional fifth play and the ability to register for tickets will be added soon.


 

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Crushing the Curve: A New World

Presented by Department of Performing Arts Theatre Area
When
: December 3
Location: Streaming Event
Cost: Free

A New World is a musical showcase exploring life and the world we live in through the art of song. Experience all the highs and lows, joys and sorrows, and messy in-betweens life has to offer from the comfort of your own screen. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

 

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