AUBURN — The Theatre Association of New York State applauded Cayuga Community College’s Harlequin Productions and its recent performances of “Alice in Black and White,” recognizing the cast and director with three awards for its showcase about a famous photographer.
Harlequin Productions’ performances of “Alice in Black and White” explored the life story of photojournalist Alice Austen, whose work and personal life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries defied society’s expectations of women. The play, authored by Robin
Tobias of ancient Greece is exiled from Athens after assaulting the revered playwright Sophocles because Sophocles always wins and Tobias only receives honorable mention. Tobias swears that he will not return to Athens until he has written a play worthy of winning the competition. Accompanied by his wife and children, they find themselves traveling through time with only their cart of belongings. They never know when they go to sleep at night where and when they will wake up the
Celebrating a 46 year legacy of dance excellence, the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble brings the power, passion, and beauty of contemporary modern dance to Cayuga Community College. This performance features masterworks of American dance and cutting-edge works by some of today's most innovative contemporary choreographers. The performance features “Bamboula: Musicians’ Brew” — moving the audience through the powerful connections between New Orleans and Capetown.
Join us on September 30, 2016 in the Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre for this amazing
Harlequin Productions of Cayuga Community College is proud to present David Rush’s adaptation of Herman Melville’s literary classic Billy Budd. This fictitious adventure leaves viewers on the edge of their seat when the young sailor Billy is left to defend himself against mutiny claims by dismal master-at-arms Claggart.
Billy Budd runs 2 weekends, March 10-12 and March 17-19. Each performance will begin at 8PM in the College’s Bisgrove Theatre. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door; $2 for
Harlequin Productions of Cayuga Community College is proud to present the World Premiere production of playwright Nina Mansfield’s Losing Our Heads: The Guillotine Play, March 5-7, 2015 and then again March 12-14, 2015. All performances are at 8 PM in the Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre at the College. Admission is $7 for General and $2 for students and will be available at the door. Suggested audiences ages are middle school and above.
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Cayuga Community College is pleased to announce its theater company, Harlequin Productions, has earned four awards from the Theater Association of New York State (TANYS) for its recent production of Carmilla. These awards, which bring the TANYS total to more than 94 since the company's founding, reflect Harlequin's sustained commitment to excellence in performance arts. The TANYS awards for Carmilla include:
- Meritorious Achievement in Direction to Robert Frame
- Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Edward Gould for his portrayal of Fontaine
- Meritorious Achievement in