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Dispatch from the students: “rhinoceritis” in the RNJ!

Rehearsals are well underway for the Wellesley College Theatre’s mainstage production of RHINOCEROS. Eugene Ionesco’s absurdist masterpiece will run in the Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre from the 15th-18th of November. Tickets on sale here! Thanks to the Wellesley Townsman/Wicked Local News for a great recent feature on the production: “Wellesley College Theatre will present their…

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Actors from the London Stage return to Wellesley with HAMLET October 18-20!

The Bard is back! Five of England’s top Shakespearean actors bring Shakespeare’s Hamlet to Wellesley College for three free performances: October 18th, 19th and 20th at 7 pm at the Diana Chapman Walsh Alumnae Hall Auditorium. 106 Central St., Wellesley College, 781-283-2000, wellesley.edu/events The Actors From The London Stage (AFTLS) present Hamlet in a unique actor-driven production.…

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Sonia Flew flies to Cuba!

In 2017 Wellesley Rep produced SONIA FLEW, bringing back to Boston the acclaimed play by Wellesley College faculty member Melinda Lopez after its lauded introduction in 2004. We are thrilled to announce that Melinda is about to experience a life-changing event: two of Melinda’s plays (BECOMING CUBA and SONIA FLEW) are being published in Cuba…

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The Swellesley Report: Sonia Flew

First off, the last thing a mom should ask a nineteen-year-old young man hell-bent on joining the Marines in response to the 9/11 attacks is, “What do you know about how the world works?” And she certainly shouldn’t ask it with a world-weary air, making it clear that she is the one in the room…

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