Behind the Scenes


Scenes by Design Opens this Week with the Companion Redux Project

The Theatre Department's annual exhibition showcasing the work of the Design and Production area, Scenes by Design, opens on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at 6:00 pm in the Joseph G Green Theatre. We are

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Get Ready for the 2015 Devised Theatre Festival this week!

Devised Theatre Festival 2015 presents an evening of three original, one-act performances exploring conflicts in relationships between family, friends, and oneself. Join us in ACE 207 March 25th - 28th!... Read more

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Join us for Ted Hughes’s Tales From Ovid

A selection of tales from Ted Hughes's Tales From Ovid. This epic by former British Poet Laureate Ted Hughes features thrilling stories of literal human transformation, dramatic acts of violence, and

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February 06, 2015

Meet the Playground Artistic Directors

As you may have heard, the 23rd Annual playground Festival is coming to the Joseph G. Green Theatre this week from Tuesday, February 10th to Friday February 13th, 2015. If you haven`t heard about it

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playGround 2015 opens February 10th

York University’s 23rd Annual playGround Festival is well on its way to being one of the most exciting yet! The festival is spread out over four days (Tuesday, February 10th – Friday, February 13th),

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January 21, 2015

Congratulations to the Cast and Crew of Oh What a Lovely War!

Join Theatre @ York in honoring the 100 year anniversary of World War I in Joan Littlewood’s Oh What A Lovely War, directed by Master of Fine Arts Directing student Autumn Smith and featuring the MFA

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Oh What a Lovely War is back to work!

After a much needed winter break, the cast and crew of Theatre@York’s Oh What a Lovely War are back to work! We visited the shops, tech boxes, and rehearsal spaces to see them get back into the swing

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Howard Barker’s The Ecstatic Bible directed by Matjash Mrozewski in ACE 207

The Ecstatic Bible by Howard Barker is an epic tale featuring over 65 characters who find themselves in extraordinary situations of extreme violence, horror and suffering, but also full of dark humour

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Find out “Who is Ashley?” in the Ashley Plays on Sunday, October 26th

The Ashley Plays are an annual series of short monodramas written and performed by students in the Playwriting & New Play Dramaturgy 4290 class. Each playwright is required to write a monodrama

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Hamletmachine Mines Shakespeare to Explore Anarchy, Freedom, and Violence

Hamletmachine, directed by Paul Lampert, is Theatre @ York’s first mounted show of the 2014/15 season. Written in 1977, Heiner Muller's postmodern drama is loosely based on Hamlet by William

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