Saturday Oct 6, 2018
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Main stage production season opens with one of Dylan Thomas’ most well-known and highly acclaimed works.
Under Milk Wood
By Dylan Thomas
Directed by Kate Clarke
WHAT: UNM’s 2018-2019 main stage production season opens with Under Milk Wood one of Dylan Thomas’ most well-known and highly acclaimed works, September 28th-October 7th in the Experimental Theatre.
WHEN: September 28, 29, October 4, 5, 6 at 7:30pm and
September 30 and October 7 at 2:00pm
WHERE: Experimental Theatre, UNM’s Main Campus
HOW MUCH: $15 General, $12 Seniors and UNM Faculty, $10 Students and UNM Staff
MORE INFO: http://theatre.unm.edu or call 277-4332
TICKETS: UNM Ticket Offices, Call 925-5858 or 1-877-664-8661, or online at www.unmtickets.com
We begin in the dreams of a town, just before dawn. Winding through its streets, we continue, visiting its sleeping denizens one by one in the darkness before the sunrise. As the cock crows, and the sleepers awaken, we watch the town awaken and go through one day, following each person, and the town itself, until the sun sets again, and they go off to another night.
Originally commissioned by the BBC as a radio drama (or a “play with voices”) in 1954, Under Milk Wood has survived as one of Dylan Thomas’ most well-known and highly acclaimed works. It has had many high profile theatrical stagings, as well as having been made into a film in 1974 starring Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O Toole, Glynis Johns, Vivien Merchant, and other well-known actors.
Come experience the yearning of young love, the foibles of marriage, the ghosts of drowned sailors, and the games of little children through an evening of live music coupled with this beautiful play by the troubled, brilliant Dylan Thomas.
September 28, 29, October 4, 5, 6 at 7:30pm
and September 30 & October 7 at 2:00pm
Experimental Theatre, UNM’s Main Campus
Tickets $15 General, $12 Seniors and UNM Faculty, $10 Students and UNM Staff at UNM Ticket Offices, Call 925-5858 or 1-877-664-8661, or online at www.unmtickets.com