Backbeard: A New Musical
June 1-12, 2016
A new musical based on local author and Sage Faculty Matthew McElligott’s children’s book series Backbeard and the Birthday Suit and Backbeard: Pirate for Hire. A collaboration between Matthew McElligot (book and lyrics), Michael Musial (music and lyrics), Larry Tuxbury (book and lyrics) and Brian Sheldon (book).
Preshow Talk June 10th at 7:00pm
By Leigh Strimbeck
A centennial celebration… a hundred years of history… performed with flair.
Alice in Wonderland
By Lewis Carroll
Carroll's unflappable young heroine takes a tumble down an enchanted rabbit hole.
Playing for Time
By Arthur Miller
A little known inspirational story of the Holocaust.
By Alan Alda
Marie Curie and her husband achieve a revolutionary understanding of radiation and share a Nobel Prize in physics.
By Julianne Moore
Fun music, awesome dancing… and a freckle face full of laughs.
CLASSES AND CAMPS
July 11–29, 2016
9 am – 4 pm, Mon– Fri
July 11-22, 2016
9 am - 4 pm, Mon- Fri
THE THEATRE INSTITUTE AT SAGE
Established in February of 2011, the Theatre Institute at Sage is dedicated to providing quality live theatre and arts-in-education programming to Capital Region youth, educators and residents.The Institute also provides opportunities for Russell Sage students as performers, technicians and teachers.
Programs include educational support services for Sage productions, a Saturday theatre arts school, and camps during school breaks and the summer for children ages 5-18.
Programs take place on the Russell Sage College campus in Troy, which is home to three performance spaces as well as numerous studios and classrooms.