(April 27, 2011)--The UTSA Department of English Drama Through Performance Troupe will present "Cyrano De Bergerac" at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30 in the Business Building Liu Auditorium Room (2.01.12) on the UTSA Main Campus.
The classic tragic story tells the tale a soulful poet/philosopher and expert duelist named Cyrano who falls in love with Roxanne, but is ashamed to woo her because of his huge nose. Instead he writes love letters for slow-witted, but handsome Christian in order to win her hand for him. She falls deeply in love with the author, but doesn't know they were written by Cyrano.
The play is directed by UTSA English Faculty member Susan Arias and produced by UTSA English Associate Professor Bridget Drinka.
Cast and crew members include Matthew Underwood, Marisa Creech, Eric Repp, Stephen Young, Kristin DeGroot, Armando Urdiales, Jacob Holmes, Andy Contreras, Lindsay Spracale, Steven Stelly, Wilfred Hinze, Dencia Baltimore, Eric Ray, Stephen Gutierrez, Nirav Bhakta, Marcia Perales, Sarah Ewing, Alejandra Acuna, Steven Thomas, Aalia Udawala, Brittany Marshall, Ryan Martin, Russell Martinez, Nick Museti, and Matt Trevino .
For more information, contact the UTSA Department of English at (210) 458-4374.
Join the Center for Military Families for a panel on Politics in the Service of Military Families, featuring Cedric Leighton, David Splitter, Steve Huerta, and the Office of Congressman Henry Cuellar. The event is free and open to the public.
Buena Vista Street Building, Aula Canaria Lecture Hall (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
UTSA Dance classes will take the stage and share their talents and passion for dance! Come support our growing dance program! $10 admission
Buena Vista Street Building Theater (BVB 1.326), Downtown Campus
This panel presentation will look at the history of the YWCA and the impact the organization has had on women in the San Antonio community.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 2.02.10), Main Campus
The Demography Lecture Series continues with Dr. Barbara Bird of American University. Her topic focuses on Insights Into a Hard to Find Population: Latino Entrepreneurs in Metro Washington, D.C. Event is free and open to the public. Parking is available in the pay stall spaces of the Monterrey surface lot.
Monterrey Building (MNT 3.240), Downtown Campus
This video tells the story of four Latina lesbians who fought for exoneration after being wrongfully convicted of sexually assaulting two girls during the Satanic Panic witch-hunt era of the 1980s and 1990s.
H-E-B University Center, Bexar Room (HUC 1.102), Main Campus
Tejana/Indígena author Ire'ne Lara Ailva will read from her latest work and discuss her approach to reimagining Tejan@ myths.
Main Building (MB 2.404), Main Campus
Muralist Crystal Arias will discuss her current mural "Cultivate the Past to Prestige" at La India Herbs and themes she utilizes in her other works.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 3.02.26), Main Campus
The UTSA Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is a co-sponsor of the CARTA 19th Annual Conference. The group meets annually to exchange educational programs, ideas, and techniques and to network with other teachers of Russian. Registration required.
DoubleTree by Hilton, Downtown San Antonio
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