2020-21 Season

Ursinus College Theater presents:

Upcoming Productions

2021 Spring UCDC Poster

Ursinus College Dance Company Spring 2021

Produced by Professor of Dance

Dr. Karen Clemente

APRIL 22-24 7:30pm

As spring comes into full bloom on campus, the Ursinus College Dance Company will perform outdoors, in a unique, site specific concert. Featuring works by Dance Program choreographers and students, UCDC will explore what it means to make art in 2021, as an act of resilience and hope. Look for new works by choreographers Jeannine Osayande and Dunya Performing Arts Company, Joshua Polk, Dana Powers-Klooster, and Karen Clemente, as well as exciting student choreography for the camera, directed by dance faculty, Jeanine McCain.

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Past Productions

Kissing the Witch

by Emma Donoghue

directed by Associate Professor of Theater Dr. Meghan Brodie

Thursday, March 25: 7:30pm

Friday, March 26: 7:30pm

Saturday, March 27: 2:00pm

Sunday, March 28: 2:00pm

To access a free livestream of one of our four performances, please visit ursinus.edu/liveonmain at the time of the performance on any of the dates listed above.

Kissing the Witch is a reimagining of several classic folk tales. These dark adaptations weave together the stories of maids, spinsters, queens, and witches, none of whom is what she seems.

This play contains mature content.



Poe on Poe

a filmed theatrical performance in 5 parts

derived and inspired by the works of Edgar Allan Poe

adapted and directed by Professor of Theater Domenick Scudera

available to stream online March 2021

Poe on Poe brings to life a series of Edgar Allan Poe’s stories, poems, essays, and other writings. Included are theatrical versions of such classics as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, The Cask of the Amontillado, and more.



Angela Carter radio plays


The Company of Wolves and Puss in Boots

two radio plays by Angela Carter

directed by Associate Professor of Theater Meghan Brodie
sound design by Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater & Dance Shannon Zura

Oct. 29: 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 30: 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 31: 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 1: 2:00 p.m.

To access a free livestream of one of our four performances, please visit ursinus.edu/liveonmain at the time of the performance on any of the dates listed above.

The Company of Wolves, an adaptation of the Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale, is a dark and twisted horror story of unexpected transformations. A sex comedy for adult audiences, Puss in Boots is a gleeful celebration of the adventures of this legendary talking cat. Both radio plays are from the unparalleled imagination of Angela Carter, named by The Times as one of the best postwar British writers.

These radio plays contain mature content.

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Ursinus College Dance Company Fall 2020

Produced by Associate Professor Jeanine McCain

Nov. 19th: UCDC Premiere
Projection Installation outside the Kaleidoscope building (sundown to 10pm*)
(*UC Community Only-with masks and social distance. Come by anytime!)

Nov. 20th: UCDC Film Launches Online
(Rain date for UCDC Premiere Event)

Nov. 21st: UCDC Live Artist Talk (4-5pm zoom)

Dance artists and professors Jeanine McCain and Bailey Anderson are teaming up with dance students to offer a UCDC experience like no other. Using digital technology and solo explorations, and in collaboration with the video production class, this work will invite us to examine our lives and experiences in this moment of time through the lens of dance, film …and an empty box.

Join our online events at Ursinus Live! on Main.