Fall Semester 2021
Life Dance (You Gave Me Breath)
by Matthew Williams
by Rae Hample
Ruth Marder Theatre October 7-10
Blood At the Root
by Dominique Morisseau
Directed by Ruben Del Valle Jr.
In 2006, during a high school assembly, a student asked if he was allowed to sit under
“Ol’ Devoted,” a grand oak tree in the schoolyard. The answer was a series of disturbing
events that exposed our roots. Again. This play is based on a true story. It’s our
Mainstage Theatre on November 3-13
Two contemporary plays will be presented as rehearsed readings in the Studio Theatre.
Both plays explore the interplay of humor and satire in confronting crisis, giving
us the insights into our humanity. The plays are presented in conversation with the
COFAC Theme “Lighten Up: Humor & Satire”
Studio Theatre December 8-11
Ways of Dying
by Zakes Mda
Directed by Mukwae Wabei Siyolwe
An adaptation of the novel for the stage by Lara Foot Newton.
by Sarah DeLappe
Directed by Teresa Spencer
View more information: https://www.towson.edu/cofac/departments/theatre/onstage.html