Clarence Brown Theatre News

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific Closes Season

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The Clarence Brown Theatre will close its 2015–16 season with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific running Wednesday, April 20, to Sunday, May 8, on the mainstage with 7:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. performances.

Premiere of The Open Hand at Theatre Is March 30 to April 17

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The premiere of the CBT-commissioned The Open Hand, written by Robert Caisley and directed by Producing Artistic Director Calvin MacLean, will be performed in the Clarence Brown Theatre’s Lab Theatre March 30 through April 17.

Titus Andronicus Preview Kicks Off CBT Production Run

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Is revenge justice? In Williams Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus, a victorious general returns home, having already lost many sons in the war, only to find political chaos and the emperor marrying his enemy.

University Hosting Events to Mark Black History Month

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February is Black History Month, the annual celebration of the achievements of black Americans and their role in US history. UT is celebrating the month with a slate of events across departments. The Clarence Brown Theatre is staging A Lesson Before Dying in conjunction with Knox County Public Library’s The Big Read, and other campus offices are hosting events related to the production.