About this Event
UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production
THE WIDOW OF VALENCIA
by Lope de Vega
Director: Melanie Queponds
Scenic Design: Kerry Jones
Costume Design: Landis Maren York
Lighting Design: Ben Tusher
Sound Design: Nataly Ceniceros
Granted unexpected social freedom after her husband's death, a young woman plots to protect her reputation by day while enjoying her lover at night, using her wits to fool everyone and keep one step ahead of her increasingly complicated schemes. Lope de Vega’s commedia masterpiece from 1600 crackles in a new translation by UCLA’s Diversifying the Classics group.
February 16-25, 2023
Thursday – Saturday, 8:00 pm
February 25, Saturday, 2:30 pm matinee
Studio Theatre (ARTS 113)
Please join us for a talkback with the dramaturg and members of the cast and production team following the February 24th performance.
TICKETS ON SALE FEBRUARY 2, 2023
$15 General, $12 Non-UCR students, UCR alumni cardholders, senior citizens, & children.
NO ADMISSION FEE for UCR STUDENTS: Show your valid UCR Student ID to pick up your pre-paid ticket - approved for one performance per production at the University Theatre Box Office.
There is no reserved seating so arrive early for the best seats. The performance will promptly at the announced curtain time and latecomers will only be seated at an appropriate pause in the program. Please order carefully. No exchanges or refunds will be made, except in the event a performance is canceled.
Stage Manager: McKenna Lindheimer
Assistant Stage Managers: Juliana Aguirre, Genesis Cutuc
• View the 2022-2023 Season here.