March 2007 Theatre/Dance CalendarFebruary 12, 2007 | by Judy Moore
EVANSTON, Ill. --- This winter Northwestern University continues its 2006-07 Mainstage theatre season on the Evanston campus with “Danceworks 2007” (Feb. 23 to March 4) and Aurand Harris' family play “The Orphan Train” (April 12 to 15). “The Orphan Train” production will travel to Evanston-area middle schools this spring following its Evanston campus run.
Caryl Churchill's comedy “Cloud Nine” will be staged at the Barber Theatre (April 20 to 29). The 2006-07 theatre season will conclude at the Louis Theatre with a production of Philip Barry's 1928 romantic comedy “Holiday” (May 11 to 20).
For more information or to order single or group tickets by phone, call the Theatre and Interpretation Center Box Office at (847) 491-7282.
Online ticket sales for Mainstage productions also are available through TicketWeb.com by going to the Northwestern University Theatre and Interpretation Center Web site at <http://www.tic.northwestern.edu/tickets.html> and clicking the TicketWeb icon.
“Danceworks 2007,” 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23; 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24; 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25; 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28; 8 p.m. Thursday, March 1; 8 p.m. Friday, March 2; 8 p.m. Saturday, March 3; and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4, Josephine Louis Theater, 20 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston campus. This annual showcase will feature new choreography by Northwestern University Dance Program faculty and alumni. Joseph Mills, director of the University's Dance Program, will direct this year's performances. The 2007 production will feature dances created by Mills and faculty members Billy Siegenfeld, Jeff Hancock and Laura Wade, alumnas Sheelah Muhammad, Jenny Shore and Stephanie Paul and alumnus Kevin Durnbaugh. Single tickets are $20 for the general public; $18 for senior citizens and Northwestern faculty and staff; and $10 for full-time students.