Fine Arts Building

2016-2017 Season Productions

Subscriptions are available for $75 ($60 for UGA students), plus a $9 handling fee per order, a 25% savings compared to single ticket prices. Single tickets are available for $16 ($12 for UGA students), and tickets to our Studio Series productions are $12 ($7 for students). Tickets can be ordered by phone at 706-542-4400 or 888-289-8497 (toll free), or online.

Uncanny Valley
Uncanny Valley
Written by Thomas Gibbons. Directed by David Saltz.
University Theatre Mainstage
Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
September 22–October 2
In this compelling new play set in the near future, a scientist teaches a robot how to move, think and feel like a human—and in the process the pair forges an unexpectedly profound and complex friendship. Tickets are $16, $12 for students.
The Skin of Our Teeth
The Skin of Our Teeth
Written by Thornton Wilder. Directed by George Contini.
University Theatre Mainstage
Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
October 7–October 16
This Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy follows a “typical” American family as they traverse history itself, from the Ice Age to the present day. Along the way they face success, failure, mystery, and discover that human civilization isn’t all that it’s cracked up to be. Tickets are $12, $7 for students.
Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre
Adapted from Charlotte Bronte’s novel by Polly Teale. Directed by David Crowe.
University Theatre Mainstage
Fine Arts Theatre (Room 200)
November 3–November 13
The timeless story of Bronte’s orphaned governess is brought to the stage in Polly Teale’s inventive adaptation. Jane Eyre is a story of one woman’s struggle to find freedom, love, and her own voice in a society intent on silencing her desires. Tickets are $16, $12 for students.
The Long Christmas Ride Home
The Long Christmas Ride Home
Written by Paula Vogel.
University Theatre Mainstage
Seney-Stovall Chapel
January 31–February 5
Vogel’s experimental play utilizes a contemporary version of bunraku puppetry in its haunting deconstruction of an “All-American” family’s road trip to their grandparent’s house for Christmas. Tickets are $12, $7 for students.
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Written by Christopher Durang.
University Theatre Mainstage
Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
February 16–February 26
Bickering, middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia experience flaring resentments when their movie star sister and her boy toy appear on the family doorstep. Featuring Snow White, voodoo, and a healthy dose of abs, Durang’s quirky comedy gives new meaning to the term “dysfunctional.” Tickets are $16, $12 for students.
Machinal
Machinal
Written by Sophie Treadwell.
University Theatre Mainstage
Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
March 16–March 26
Treadwell’s episodic play depicts a young woman’s disastrous efforts to conform to society’s rigid expectations for women. Loosely based on the notorious Ruth Snyder case of 1927, Machinal starkly details the murderous consequences of denying your identity for the sake of others. Tickets are $12, $7 for students.
Titus Andronicus
Titus Andronicus
Written by William Shakespeare.
University Theatre Mainstage
Fine Arts Theatre (Room 200)
April 6–April 15
Shakespeare’s notoriously violent tragedy pits a renowned Roman general against a guileful captive queen in an increasingly bloody cycle of revenge that engulfs his entire family. Tickets are $16, $12 for students.