On Stage: Student-Directed Productions

2016–2017 Season

Props

Michael Roderick

Fri., Sep. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Sep. 24, 2 p.m.
Sat., Sep. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Directed by Jade Bishoppetty.

Press release: September 20, 2016

Single tickets: $4 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

Sunset Baby

Dominique Morisseau

Fri., Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Directed by Dominique Rider.

Press release: October 5, 2016

Single tickets: $6 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

Why Do We Laugh?

Stephen Gregg

Fri., Nov. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2 p.m.
Sat., Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Directed by Jason Trevino.

Press release: October 26, 2016

Single tickets: $4 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

Really Really

Fri., Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2 p.m.
Sat., Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Directed by Tanner O'Neal.

Press release: November 29, 2016

Single tickets: $6 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

Picnic on the Battlefield

Barbara Wright, Fernando Arrabal

Fri., Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Directed by Avery Tindol.

Single tickets: $4 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

Twister

Jack Heifner

Fri., Mar. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Apr. 1, 2 p.m.
Sat., Apr. 1, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Theatre will present the student-directed, one-act play “Twister” by SFA Playwright-In-Residence Jack Heifner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31, and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 1, in the Downstage Theatre on the SFA campus.

McAllen senior Pedro Adan Dominguez is the director, and he describes “Twister” as the story of a couple that survives a destructive natural disaster to find that their dreams for the future have been very different.

The Downstage Theatre is located in the Griffith Fine Arts Building, 2222 Alumni Drive.

Press release: March 21, 2017

Single tickets: $4 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).

This is Our Youth

Kenneth Lonergan

Fri., Apr. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Apr. 22, 2 p.m.
Sat., Apr. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Downstage Theatre

Full-length play. Directed by Jason Trevino.

Press release: April 10, 2017

Single tickets: $6 for adult/senior/student. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
Accredited by NAST: National Association of Schools of Theatre