Theatre Events

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Seating commences approximately 30 minutes prior to performance.

No one under the age of 8 admitted, including babes-in-arms; unless otherwise specified

One ticket admits one person.

The Children's Hour

Sept 29th - Oct 8th


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Directed by: Laurie HarropPurser

Performed by: UVU Department of Theatrical Arts Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

A classic of American theatre, this play revolves around the manipulative scheming of a wily, petulant school girl and the havoc she wreaks on those she encounters. Karen Wright and Martha Dobie run a successful allgirls boarding school. When student Mary Tilford does not get her way, Mary concocts a tale which destroys the school, her classmates, and the careers, relationships and lives of the headmistresses.

The Trojan Women

Nov. 4th - Nov 19th


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Directed by: Lisa HallHagen

Performed by: UVU Department of Theatrical Arts Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

Euripides' play follows the fates of the women of Troy, after their city has fallen and their husbands have been slaughtered. The grief of the women is compounded when the Greeks dole out additional deaths and take the women and their remaining family members as slaves. This tale highlights the effects of war and the ever present power of the human spirit in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds.

New Kid

Nov. 11th - Nov. 18th


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Directed by: Isaac Walters

Performed by: UVU Noorda Theatre Center for Children and Youth Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

What is it like when your whole world is turned upside down and everything is strange? Nick is a young immigrant from the country of 'Homeland'. Nick struggles to fit in at his new school in America, where he can't speak the language of his fellow students Nick speaks English, and the other characters just speak gibberish!

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Jan. 19th - Jan 28th


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Directed by: D. Terry Petrie

Performed by: UVU Department of Theatrical Arts Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

Playing crazy to avoid prison work detail, the manic and free spirited Randle P. McMurphy is sent to a state mental hospital for evaluation. While there, McMurphy engages with a motley crew of inmates presided over by the icy Nurse Ratched. Soon, McMurphy and Ratched acknowledge they are enemies: Ratched is an authority figure who equates sanity with correct behavior; McMurphy is a charismatic misfit who might just dismantle the system by living simply as he pleases.

Once in the Time of Trolls

Mar. 3rd - Mar. 18th


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Directed by: John Newman

Performed by: UVU Noorda Theatre Center for Children and Youth Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

Happily ever after takes on a whole new meaning, as Katrina begins a journey in search of her Prince. With her Prince held captive by an evil Troll Princess in a dreary castle east of the sun and west of the moon, Katrina enters the homes of three wise women who share hilarious stories of how they found contentment by "doing what pleases others", "doing what pleases me", or "doing nothing at all". With guidance and boost from the Four Winds, Katrina seeks to defeat the Troll Princess and rescue the Prince.

Short Attention Span Theatre

Mar. 30th - Apr. 1st


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Directed by: Faculty Advisor: Janine Sobeck

Performed by: UVU Department of Theatrical Arts Production

Location: UVU exBox Theatre at GT627

This annual UVU favorite features ten different, and distinct, 10minute plays all of them written by, directed by, and acted in, by UVU Department of Theatrical Arts students. Come checkout the broad variety of stories, shared in a range of styles and genre. If you don't like what you're seeing, wait ten minutes!

Anything Goes

Apr. 14th - Apr. 29th


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Directed by: Rob Moffat and Amanda Crabb

Performed by: UVU Department of Theatrical Arts Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

Get a kick out of the madcap musical and tapdance antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. A stowaway, Billy Crocker, is in love with heiress Hope Harcourt, who is engaged to marry Lord Evelyn Oakleigh. Nightclub singer, Reno Sweeney, and Public Enemy #13, Moonface Martin, aid Billy in his quest to win Hope and arrive in London unscathed.

Nice and Slow

Apr. 15th - Apr. 21st


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Directed by: Heidi Mendez Harrison

Performed by: UVU Noorda Theatre Center for Children and Youth Production

Location: UVU Noorda Regional Theater

Sam is slow to get ready in the morning. Sam's mom is always in a hurry! When the Sloth who lives on the top bunk tickles Sam's nose causing him to sneeze, Sam stays home, sick, from school. Then, Sam and Sloth go on a variety of adventures in Sam's bedroom where Sam learns about fast and slow animals and the merits of slowing down to smell the roses.