"Fuddy Meers" coming to Yulman Theater May 25-29
The Department of Theater and Dance will be putting on their springtime production of "Fuddy Meers, running May 25-29.
The play is a story that involves amnesiac Claire, a kidnapping, and revelations that only the resulting mayhem could uncover. William Finlay, chair of the Theatre and Dance Department, directs the performance. The cast includes Ariella Honig '17, William Balta '16, Lucy Miller '16, Shauntai Quinlon '17, James Basuk '17 and Colin Nelson '16. Stage management is by Cassandra Padilla '17, Megan Wells '18 and Cyrus Shahgholi '18.
Finlay said the play would resonate with students. “It is a very funny comedy with an important social message,” he said. “It has acting roles that challenge our student actors and allow them to show their comedic potential.”
When asked what the most challenging part of the production had been, Ariella Honig ‘17 reflected instead on what is most rewarding about her passion, “to finally perform your work in front of an audience and hear them laugh and react to all the hard work you put in for the past eight weeks,” Honig said.
Join the cast of Fuddy Meers at Yulman Theater on the following dates to journey through the many emotions of the human condition. All involved have worked tirelessly this term to bring you, the audience, a show that is engaging, smart, and seriously funny.
Fuddy Meers opens Wednesday, May 25 and runs through Sunday, May 29. Shows are at 7:30 p.m., but Sunday’s show is at 2 p.m. Tickets are $7 with a Union ID and for alumni and senior citizens. General admission is $10. To reserve tickets for the show go to the Box Office in Yulman Theatre from 12:30-1:30 p.m. or call 518-388-6545.