Upcoming Theatre Productions


2013-2014 Theatre Season (L-R): Hello Dolly, James and the Giant Peach, Medea

ENC Theatre Season 2016-2017

Eastern Nazarene College is proud to present three theatrical performances each academic year in the Cove Fine Arts Center. The shows vary in genre and style, representing a wide spectrum of entertainment that audiences are sure to enjoy. Please check out video interviews from previous shows and we look forward to seeing you at one of the performances this year! Please see directions to the college and the campus map to find parking.


October 13-22
Directed by Tara Brooke Watkins
Musically Directed by David Coleman
Choreographed by Juanita Pearl

ENC brings this funky reinterpretation of The Wizard of Oz to the stage! With a childlike essence of play and creation, the cast will bring this story to life through imaginative storytelling. Brick by brick, Dorothy meets the Scarecrow, the Tinman, and the Lion as she seeks the Wizard who is bound to help her find the true meaning of "home." Featuring hip hop dancers, a gospel choir, and actors from ENC and the community, this production is about bridging connections between our differences.

February 9-11  
A night of one acts from the Theatre of Absurd directed by ENC Alumni
Tickets: $5 ENC Students/Children, $10 Seniors/Non-ENC Students, $15 General
You can purchase tickets online at www.brownpapertickets.com

The Lesson
by Eugene Ionesco

directed by Allison Tucker ('12)

The Stronger
by August Strindberg
directed by Becky Malas ('14)

The American Dream
by Edward Albee
directed by Even Detwiler ('15)

The Duck Variations
by David Mamet
directed by Tara Brooke Watkins ('02)

March 30 - April 1, 7:30pm
Tickets: $5 ENC Students/Children, $8 Seniors/Non-ENC Students, $10 General
Student Directed by Franceska Bruny
You can purchase tickets online at www.brownpapertickets.com

Ten-year-old Kenny chronicles the events of a fateful summer for the Watson family of Flint, Michigan, in this hilarious and deeply moving story. There's Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta and teenage brother Byron, who can't seem to stay out of trouble. Concerned about this budding juvenile delinquent in their family, Momma and Dad decide it's time for Byron to have a lengthy stay with strict Grandma Sands in Birmingham, Alabama. The family piles into the Brown Bomber and heads south—toward a horrific moment in American history: the bombing of the Sixteenth Avenue Baptist Church during which four young black girls are killed. Mr. Curtis' novel was both a Newbery and Coretta Scott King Honor Book.
This show is suitable for ages 8 and up.


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