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    UT Dept. Of Theatre and Dance Presents: The Scarlet Letter

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    November 16 - December 7, 2012


    UT Dept. Of Theatre and Dance Presents: The Scarlet Letter

    Adapted by Sarah Saltwick
    Based on the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Directed by Steven Wilson

    Presented by the Department of Theatre and Dance

    “There was a wild and ghastly scenery all around her, and a home and comfort nowhere.”

    Sin. Guilt. Judgment. Love.

    Protagonist Hester Prynne comes to the stage in a reimagining of Hawthorne’s classic tale.

    About the playwright and director
    Sarah Saltwick is a playwriting and fiction Michener Fellow at The University of Texas at Austin. Her work has been presented, developed or produced by Paper Chairs Theatre Company, Scriptworks, WordBRIDGE, Bristol Riverside Theater, Shrewd Productions, Last Frontier Theatre Conference, and Moving Arts.

    Prior to his study at The University of Texas at Austin, Steven Wilson spent fifteen years working throughout Chicago as an actor, director and educator. His directing credits include The Transition of Doodle Pequeño (UT Austin), A Very Merry Unauthorized Children’s Scientology Pageant (A Red Orchid Theatre), The 13th of Paris (LiveWire Chicago Theatre), and Orange Flower Water (No Name Players). Most recently, Steven was the assistant director for Dividing The Estate at the ZACH Theatre where he also works as a teaching artist. He is a master of fine arts candidate at The University of Texas at Austin.


    Admission Info:

     Individual tickets for all performances go on sale August 20 at authorized ticket outlets, which include the Bass Concert Hall Box Office, most H-E-B stores and all Texas Box Office outlets, online at, or by calling (512) 477-6060 or (800) 982-BEVO (2386).

    General Day and Time Info:

    Nov. 16, 17, 29, 30, Dec. 1, 5, 6, 7 at 8pm
    Nov. 18, Dec. 2 at 2pm

    Phone: (512) 477-6060

    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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