All performances, unless noted, are at the Scott Studio Theatre on the Hastings College campus (map).
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Tickets (unless noted)
$5.00 Seniors and Non-HC Students
Free to Hastings students, faculty, staff and Crimson Connection members
2022-23 Performance Schedule
Failure: A Love Story
By Philip Dawkins
October 13, 14 and 15, 2022 • 7:30 pm
October 16, 2022 • 2:00 pm
By the end of 1928, all three Fail sisters will be dead — expiring in reverse order, youngest to oldest, from blunt object to the head, disappearance, and finally consumption. Tuneful songs, and a whimsical chorus follow the story of Nelly, Jenny June, and Gerty as they live out their lives above the family clock repair shop near the Chicago River, before their time unexpectedly runs out. A magical fable where, in the end, the power of love is far greater than any individual’s successes or failures
The Annual Alpha Psi Omega Production for Youth
Big and Brave
By Morgan O’Neill
December 8, 9 and 10, 2022 • 7:30 p.m.
December 11, 2022 • 2:00 p.m.
Fun for all ages. Produced by Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Honorary. All tickets are $5.
By Samuel D. Hunter
April 20, 21 and 22, 2023 • 7:30 pm
April 23, 2023 • 2:00 pm
On the outskirts of Mormon Country, Idaho, a 600-pound recluse hides away in his apartment and slowly eats himself to death. Desperate to reconnect with his long-estranged daughter, he reaches out to her, only to find a viciously sharp-tongued and wildly unhappy teen. Big-hearted and fiercely funny, The Whale tells the story of a man’s last chance at redemption, and of finding beauty in the most unexpected places.
Capstone Productions 2023
April 27, 28 and 29, 2023 • 7:30 pm
April 30, 2023 • 2:00 pm
An evening of one-acts produced and directed by Hastings College theatre students. Capstones give junior and senior theatre majors the opportunity to demonstrate all they have learned through their courses and as part of other productions. Titles will be announced in 2023 and can be found on the Fine Arts Calendar.