All dates and events are subject to change. Check back often for updates of events. Tickets for events may be purchased online at tickets.plattsburgh.edu, or in person at either the Angell College Center desk, or at the Hartman Box Office an hour before the performance.
Performances, Staged Readings, & Workshops on Campus
Tickets for all events can be purchased at the Angell College Center, online at tickets.plattsburgh.edu, or at the door unless otherwise stated. Sorry NO REFUNDS or EXCHANGES on tickets. Box office opens one hour before the show.
The following events are planned for the Fall 2020 semester:
Auditions for The New Blackfest's Hands Up!
The SUNY Plattsburgh Department of Theatre and director Keith Bolden are holding auditions for Hands Up on September 17, 2020 at 6 p.m. on Zoom.
Students are asked to sign up for 10 minute audition slots to present their 1 – 2 minute monologues. The Hands Up script is available at the Feinberg Library under THE245. Digital copies and all audition materials (audition form, sign up sheet, scripts, Zoom link, director contact info, etc.) are available at the following link:
As an alternative to auditioning live on Zoom with the director, students may submit a pre-recorded audition video for consideration. Videos submitted in this way should be clearly recorded for viewing by September 17, 2020. Please click the audition materials link above for video submissions.
Watch the Trailer
We invite you to watch the trailer created by our guest director Keith Arthur Bolden, inviting students to engage in this meaningful and incredibly relevant project.
Ashley Blanchet in a Musical Workshop
Please join the SUNY Plattsburgh Department of Theatre in an online learning event featuring Ashley Blanchet on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. This unique event will be broadcast via Zoom and open to all students on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus, with invitations being sent over email to interested students. Use this form to register (will need your SUNY Plattsburgh email address). This event is free to our students.
Questions about this event should be directed to Dwayne T. Butchino, performing arts coordinator for the SUNY Plattsburgh Department of Theatre.
Ashley Blanchet has spent the past decade performing in the latest hit Broadway musicals, and most recently finished a two-year stint in “Frozen” the musical as the understudy for Elsa. Other Broadway credits include “Beautiful: the Carole King Musical” (The Locomotion), “Annie” (Star-to-be), and “Memphis” (Felicia u/s). Ashley also spent a year traveling around the country with the first national tour of “Beautiful”, where she reprised the role of Little Eva, which she originated on Broadway. Favorite regional credits include: “Oklahoma” (Ado Annie) at the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, “How to Succeed...” (Rosemary) at Houston Theater Under the Stars, “Little Shop of Horrors” (Audrey) at Kansas City Repertory Theater, and “A Chorus Line” (Diana) at the West Virginia Public Theater.
Ashley received her B.F.A. in Musical Theater from The University of Michigan. In 2009, she became the university’s sole recipient of the Kurt Weill Award for Excellence in Theater. Ashley is also a proud alum of the Boston Ballet, Dance Theater of Harlem and The Walnut Hill School in Natick, MA. Given the recent turn of events of COVID-19, Ashley has begun a new venture into voiceover work. Currently, she is narrating the audiobooks for the Young Adult series, “New Moon.” Please visit Ashleyblanchet.com for more!
- September 1 from 5 p.m to 7 p.m.
- Hosted on Zoom
Stay Tuned — More Events are Being Added
These events are sponsored by the SUNY Plattsburgh Theatre Department, with support from the Campus Arts Council through the Student Association and the College Foundation.