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    Schuster Theater 2013-14 Season

    FORTUNATE VICTORY

    By Alexander Clemente

    Adapted, edited, and directed by Rev. Shawn J. Clerkin

    Co-produced with the Erie Playhouse in conjunction with the Flagship Niagra/Tall Ships Erie 2013 at the Hirt Auditorium, Blasco Library

    Thurs. Sept 5 - Sun. Sept 8 - All seats $5


    GRRRLZ:  a celebration of women's voices

    Conceived and directed by Paula Barrett

    Oct 3-5 and Oct 10-12 at 8:00 pm; Oct 13 at 2:00 pm


    THE MISUNDERSTANDING

    A staged reading of Albert Camus' allegorical and poetic play

    Directed by Dr. Robert Connick

    Oct. 17 at 8:00 pm 

    Location:  Club LaRiccia

    For a play synopsis, click here.


    WHIMSICAL GRIMM

    By Stephen Williams

    Directed by Rev. Shawn J. Clerkin

    2014 ICTF (Internationall Collegiate Theatre Festival) Entry - a family-friendly production

    Dec. 5-7 at 8:00 pm; Dec. 8 @ 2:00 pm; Dec 12-14 at 8:00 pm


    THE MELANCHOLY PLAY: a contemporary farce

    By Sarah Ruhl

    Directed by Alaina Manchester

    Feb. 13-15 at 8:00 pm; Feb. 20-22 at 8:00 pm; Feb 23 at 2:00 pm

    For more about this play, click here.


    FRINGE FEST 2014

    Various shows performed across Gannon University's campus, along with participation from:

    Dramashop, Cathedral Prep/Villa, and this year Erie Playhouse and All An Act

    March 9-22


    Clemente Fundraiser - THE GOOD DOCTOR

    Neil Simon's Tony Award-winning hilarious adaptations of Chekhov's delightful short stories and plays

    Directed by Paula Barrett

    Fundraiser performance March 13 at 8:00 pm

    Fringe Fest performances March 15 at 8:00 pm and March 16 at 2:00 pm

    For more about this play, click here.


    A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM

    Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

    Book by Burt Shrevelove & Larry Gelbart

    Directed by Rev. Shawn J. Clerkin

    April 24-26 at 8:00 pm; May 1-3 at 8:00 pm; May 4 at 2:00 pm

    Produced by arrangement with Music Theatre International, Inc.

    For more about this musical, click here.