Play development is the heart of American theater, and UMass New Play Lab is our contribution to keeping that heartbeat strong. 

March 21—March 23, 2019 7:30 pm
March 28—March 30, 2019 7:30 pm
March 23—March 30, 2019, Sundays 2:00 pm

Rand Theater

Created through interviews with the citizens of Reading, PA, Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Sweat deftly and unflinchingly examines the complicated ways race, class, and gender intersect in a struggling factory town.

April 4—April 6, 2019 7:30 pm
April 11—April 13, 2019 7:30 pm
April 6—April 13, 2019, Sundays 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

Trevor Noah is crossing North America and making a stop at the Mullins Center for his first ever arena outing with the Loud & Clear Tour 2019.

April 12, 2019
8:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Reduced Shakespeare Company presents The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised].

April 23, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall