Theater Department Invites Public to 45th Season Kick-Off

Theater celebration

The department of theater will launch its 45th season with a free season kick-off celebration on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center’s Rand Theater.

The kick-off begins with previews of the five productions planned for the 2017-18 season: “Runaways,” UMass New Play Lab, “Dream Play,” “Infants of the Spring” and “The Lily’s Revenge.”

The works are being produced by a creative team that includes undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff and guest artists.

The evening will conclude with a reception in the Fine Arts Center Lobby, where guests are invited to mingle with the artists in celebration of the coming season.