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Bringing to life both the ​classics and edgy new productions, theater through BabsonARTS is consistently relevant and thought-provoking. With performances from faculty- and student-led organizations, as well as renowned directors and actors, there’s always a new reason to visit the stage.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Thursday, February 28, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Friday, March 1, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Saturday, March 2, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Sunday, March 3, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Thursday, March 7, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Friday, March 8, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Theater

Saturday, March 9, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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  • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Sunday, March 10, 2019

  • Birdy
    Birdy Full Details [X]
    3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Birdy<br /> Adapted by Naomi Wallace from the novel by William Wharton<br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">directed by Steven Maler<br /> <span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968322">February 27-March 3, 2019</span>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<span tabindex="0" class="aQJ" style="border-bottom-color: #cccccc; border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed;" data-term="goog_1345968323">March 7-10</span><br /> <span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College</span></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;">In a Philadelphia suburb before World War II, Birdy, a very smart but odd young man, spends his time collecting pigeons and canaries for his aviary. His best friend, Al, has more earthy interests like sports and girls, but is attracted to Birdy&rsquo;s eccentricity, intelligence and commitment to his birds. But after both young men return from the war, they are forced to deal with the trauma of their experiences, both physical and psychological.</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em>Birdy</em><span>&nbsp;</span>examines the effects of war on young lives, a topic that is just as relevant to today as it was decades ago. The story also offers hope:&nbsp;&nbsp; in the possibility of powerful friendships to heal the psychological wounds of war after the physical wounds have healed.&nbsp;</p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Tickets $50, Babson faculty/staff and non-Babson students $15; Babson students $5<br /> <br /> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/997631">CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS</a></span></span></p> <p style="color: #222222; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; background-color: #ffffff;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><em><span style="background: white; color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Presented by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company<br /> *</span></em><em><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">By special arrangement with Knight Hall Agency Ltd and&nbsp;</span></em><em><span style="color: #222222; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Spring Sirkin.</span></em></span></em></p>
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