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Life is a Dream

by Pedro Calderón de la Barca

directed by Joseph Hendel

Previews:  Jan. 29 & 31 @ 7pm
Show dates:  February 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9 @ 7:30pm,
                       February 2 @ 2pm

Mandell Weiss Forum

About the Play

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About the Playwright
 
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About the Director

Joseph Hendel is a second-year MFA Directing student from New York. He is a writer, director, and composer whose plays include Katzelmacher, USA (inspired by Fassbinder’s Katzelmacher, the cell), The Tasty Karp Hotel (Teatr Fredry in Gniezno, Poland), Playing with Masculinity (Have Art: Will Travel! Inc.), and Beware the Ides of Monday (the cell). Other directing credits: The Inner Circle (opera about Alfred Kinsey at the Brick Theater's F*ckfest), AVoid2Remember (Title:Point's?! Festival), Appendage (1st Irish Theater Fest) and works by Brecht, Ionesco, Pirandello, and Gilbert and Sullivan. He is a resident artist at the cell, a two-time member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab, and is trained in clown and Commedia by master clown teacher Christopher Bayes. He enjoys synthesizers, German-Jewish critical theory, and playing with his pet chihuahua, Molière. UC San Diego credits: Tambo and Bones for WNPF 2018, A Raisin in the Sun (AD).


Director's Statement

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The Cast

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The Creative Team

Director – Joseph Hendel
Scenic Designer –
Lighting Designer –
Costume Designer –
Sound Designer –
Dramaturg –
Production Stage Manager –
Asst. Stage Managers –



Performances Parking & Location

Located at: Mandell Weiss Forum

Parking Passes Required: Monday through Friday. Weeknight passes are $2 per vehicle from the vending machines located in the UC San Diego Theatre District/La Jolla Playhouse parking lots and entry display case. Please remember your parking space number. You will need it to purchase your parking pass.

Note: Machines take all major credit cards except Discover and when paying with cash you must use exact change, NO CHANGE GIVEN.

Parking Passes Not Required: Saturdays and Sundays

http://theatre.ucsd.edu/places/parking.html

Cars without permits are subject to ticketing by UCSD Campus Police. The Theatre & Dance Department does not have the authority to waive and cannot pay parking tickets.

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Jan. 29

Jan. 31

Feb. 1

Feb. 2

Feb. 2

Feb. 7

Feb. 8

Feb. 9
7:00 pm     PREVIEW

7:00 pm     PREVIEW

7:30 pm     OPENING


2:00 pm  

7:30 pm  

7:30 pm

7:30 pm  

7:30 pm     CLOSING
Tickets



Advance tickets for this production are available Tuesday-Friday, noon to 6 pm by calling the Box Office at 858.534.4574 or in person at the Theatre District’s Central Box Office at the Sheila & Hughes Potiker Theatre.

At-the-Door tickets, if available, can be purchased one hour before show time at the performing theatre’s box office at Mandell Weiss Theatre.

General Admission: $20
UCSD Faculty/Staff/Alumni Association, and Seniors (over 62): $15
UCSD Students/UCSD Alumni Association (with ID): $10

Please note: No late seating; no refunds.


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