Smith Center for the Arts Building Dedication, October 29, 2004 BlackFriars Theater Interior

Upcoming 2017-2018 Season

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All plays taking place in the Angell Blackfriars Theatre and the Bowab Studio Theatre are at

our NEW TIME 7:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2PM on Sundays, unless otherwise noted.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

music and lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin
directed by Jimmy Calitri
Oct. 20-22 and Oct. 27-29

Almost Maine

by John Cariani
An Independent Student Production directed by Sabrina Guilbeault ’18
November 3-4 at 7:30pm and November 4-5 at 2pm

Blackfriars Dance Concert

Guest and resident choreographers work with the PC Dance Company
November 17 at 7:30pm and November 18 at 2pm


An Experimental Production of William Shakespeare’s Epochal Tragedy
directed by John Garrity
January 26-28 and February 9-11


by Deanna Jent
An Independent Student Production directed by Gaby DeParis ’18
February 16-17 at 7:30 pm and February 17-18 at 2pm

Creative Writers Festival

Written, directed, and performed by PC students
March 23-24 at 7:30 pm

The Moors

by Jen Silverman
directed by Mary G. Farrell
April 13-15 and April 20-22

Spring Dance Concert

Student choreography showcase
April 27 at 7:30 pm and April 28 at 2:00pm

Student Film Festival

Short films in a variety of styles
May 3 at 7pm

Program and dates subject to change

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If you are a person with a disability and require an assistive device, service, or other accommodation to participate in this event,  please contact the Central Reservations Coordinator (401-865-2070; M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) well in advance of this event.