Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film: Events

In The Next Room, or the vibrator play

At the dawn of the age of electricity, Dr. Givings tests a new apparatus to treat female "hysteria." A provocative and touching comedy that goes to the heart and intimacy and equality.


No Exit

A play by Jean Paul Sartre, Directed by Clare Carl. A 1944 existentialist French play by Jean-Paul Sartre.Three damned souls, Garcin, Inès, and Estelle are brought to the same room in hell by a mysterious Valet. They had all expected medieval to


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Making God Laugh (Nebraska Repertory Theatre)

Families never change...until they do.

Mrs. Mannerly (Nebraska Repertory Theatre)

Etiquette as a competitive sport.

Emma (Nebraska Repertory Theatre)

Jane Austen's romantic masterpiece.

Red Line Stories: Destinations (Nebraska Repertory Theatre)

Winner, 2012 Frank Mosher Fiction prize. Meet over two dozen residents as they ride into the heart of Chicago.

Nocturne: Destinations (Nebraska Repertory Theatre)

Adam Rapp's lyrical and often funny play. A young man's journey to discover what life really means.


UNL School of Music and Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film present Leonard Bernstein's CANDIDE newly adapted by Mary Zimmerman Directed by Alisa Belflower, Conducted by Tyler Goodrich White

The Taming of The Shrew

A play by William Shakespeare. Directed by Carrie Lee Patterson

Melancholy Play

A comedy about sadness. Directed by Joshua Waterstone

Sexual Perversity in Chicago

A play by David Mamet. Directed by Jonathan Hunt Sell.

Paragon Springs

A play by Steven Dietz. Directed by Carrie Lee Patterson.


By Ian Borden and Amy Williamsen. Based on Ana Caro's Valor, Agravio y Mujer. Directed by Dr. Ian Borden

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