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Spring 2022

FIU Theatre is thrilled to announce our Spring 2022 season!

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time Poster Final

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE
DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
based on the novel by Mark Haddon
adapted by Simon Stephens
directed by Victoria Collado

February 18-27, 2022
Mainstage Theatre

Christopher is a teen with an extraordinary mind, but lives in a world not built for him. When the neighbor’s dog turns up dead, he sets off on a journey to solve the mystery but uncovers some secrets that will change his life forever.

This moving play, based on the international best-selling novel, will have you seeing the world through new eyes.

House of Bernarda Alba Poster Final Version 01

THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA
by Federico García Lorca
translated by Michael Dewell & Carmen Zapata
directed by Melvin Huffnagle

April 15-24, 2022
BlackBox Theatre

The Alba sisters yearn for a better life, but to escape from under their tyrannical mother’s rule, they may have to risk it all.

A riveting and poetic play by the father of modern Spanish drama, Federico García Lorca.

FIU Theatre Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund Contribution

The Theatre Department at the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center provides scholarships to support students in need. These talented students dedicate their time and creative talent as they pursue their dreams through higher education. You can help them on their journey by contributing to the Theatre Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund.

When purchasing a ticket for our show, $1 of your ticket fee will go to our FIU Theatre Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund. If you wish to make an additional contribution, you may do so by clicking on this secure link.

On behalf of the students, faculty, staff, and alumni of FIU Theatre, we thank you for your generous contribution in support of student scholarships!

FIU Theatre COVID-19 Audience Statement

We are thrilled to be back with live performances at FIU Theatre!

While we are happy to welcome back our audience to the Wertheim Performing Arts Center, we are committed to doing so as safely as possible.

What we are doing to keep you safe:

  • We have reduced the size of the audience to 60% capacity.
  • After every performance, FIU’s Covid Response Team will do a deep clean of the theatre utilizing EPA-approved disinfectants that are effective against COVID-19 and following the standards and guidelines developed by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), Miami-Dade County protocols, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), APPA (an organization of educational facilities professionals), and the ISSA (the leading trade association for the cleaning industry. For more information on FIU’s Custodial Services Cleaning Procedures, including the disinfectants and equipment used to clean the space, visit https://facilities.fiu.edu/Documents/custodial_files/CustodialServicesCleaningProcedures2021.docx
  • Hand sanitizer will be available in our lobbies.

How you can help us:

  • Stay home if you feel ill to avoid making others sick.
  • Wear a mask or face covering when entering our theatre and during the performance.
  • Spread out throughout the audience, leaving at least a seat or two between your party and other patrons.

For the latest information on how FIU is responding to the pandemic please visit: https://repopulation.fiu.edu/

For the latest health information on Covid-19, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html