Tennessee Williams’ VIEUX CARRE

Swine Palace presents VIEUX CARRÉ   What:              VIEUX CARRÉ by Tennessee Williams When:             April 13 – 24, 2016 Where:           Reilly Theatre, LSU campus                                     Swine Palace continues the exploration of identity with one of Williams’ lesser-known plays, but certainly one of his most poignant. As with all of Williams’ writing, people that call Louisiana home […]

Announcing the 2015-2016 season!

ANNOUNCING SWINE PALACE’S 2015-2016 SEASON   Swine Palace’s 2015-16 season explores concepts of identity – self-identity, cultural identity, etc. – and what it means to fit into a particular societal structure. We are excited to present works that run the gamut from Shakespearean classics to a new Tony Award nominee! DISGRACED By Ayad Akhtar Directed by […]

Introducing the new Resident Ensemble!

Introducing the new cohort of our MFA in Acting program, and the resident ensemble for Swine Palace! Fola Afolayan Fola Afolayan began her theatre training in high school at The University of North Carolina School of the Arts. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State […]

Join us for the Resident Ensemble MFA Thesis Projects

What: MFA Thesis Projects Where: M&DA Studio Theatre on Dalrymple Drive – LSU Campus When: December 6 – 14, 2014 This season, the Swine Palace resident ensemble will perform eight original one act plays.  MFA candidates from the LSU Theatre Department create the Swine Palace resident ensemble and as such, perform in most of Swine […]

Swine Palace presents staged reading of CLOSER THAN THAT

Swine Palace presents CLOSER THAN THAT as part of the New Play Initiative What: CLOSER THAN THAT Written by Jerry L. Crawford Directed by Jack Wright Where: The Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, LSU Campus When: October 21, 2014 at 7:30 pm As part of the Swine Palace new play initiative, Swine Palace […]