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Theatre students' directing work showcased in one-night-only performance

11.12.2014 | By: Texas Wesleyan University

Texas Wesleyan's Theatre Department presents an evening of six student-directed, one-act plays at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 2.

The THA 3302-01 Directing class, instructed by Associate Professor of Theatre Jeanne Everton, focuses on the study of play interpretation, casting, rehearsal procedure, staging, and the role of the director.

Six students' directing projects will be presented in a one-night-only performance at the Thad Smotherman Theatre on Dec. 2. Admission is free. The billing for The Directing Projects includes:

Armed Robbery for Dummies, directed by Carlos Brumfield

  • Aleksei Barrera as FRANK
  • Eric Nunez as GEORGE
  • Clarissa Murillo as BILLIE
  • Jorge Flores as MR. PETERSON

Death of a Clown, directed by Tim Crabb

  • Kelsey Manuel as THE CLOWN
  • Blake Snearey as THE RINGMASTER

The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year, directed by Bea Alvarado

  • Crystal Salazar as SHE
  • Trey Cardona as HE

Pvt. Wars, directed by Matt Lonsdale

  • Victor Jech as GATELY
  • Jeff Loy as SILVIO
  • Jeff Cunningham as NATWICK

Variations on the Death of Trotsky, directed by Jordan Carpenter

  • Trey Cardona as TROTSKY
  • Heather O'Donnell as MRS. TROTSKY
  • Aleksei Barrera as RAMON MERCADER

Mafia on Prozac, directed by Logan Rodgers

  • Jakeb Lowery as JAY
  • Travis Jones as TEE
  • Cameron Byerly as MATT
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