Department of Theater

Navigation + Search
Home / News / Eldred Theater’s 2016-17 Season Announced

Eldred Theater’s 2016-17 Season Announced

Posted on May 3, 2016


Barefoot in the Park by Neil Simon

September 30-October 9, 2016

Directed by Ron Wilson

A young newly-wed couple are starting their life in New York City—he a young lawyer trying his first important case, she a very happy newlywed from a well-off family—but nothing goes as planned in this farce by one of America’s greatest comedic playwrights.


High Fidelity by David Lindsay-Abaire, Amanda Green, and Tom Kitt

November 11-20, 2016

Directed by David Vegh

Musical Direction by Jordan Cooper

Rob is an obsessive music geek and record store owner whose long-term girlfriend unexpectedly dumps him.  As he examines his Top Five list of failed relationships in the hope of finding clues to help win her back, it’s not clear if he can really learn to love another person as much as he loves pop music.


The Illusion by Pierre Corneille, adapted by Tony Kushner

February 24-March 5, 2017

Directed by Jeffrey Ullom

Tony Award-winning playwright Tony Kushner presents a fantastical tale of romance and regret as a distraught father seeks the power of dark magic to help him cope with love and loss in this adaptation of Corneille’s classic play.


Aliens with Extraordinary Skills by Saviana Stanescu

April 14-23, 2017

Directed by Erik Andrews

A clown from the “unhappiest country in the world” immigrates to America to find a place that will appreciate her skills.  As she settles in New York and tries to fulfill her dreams, Nadia finds that not everything is as perfect as she had hoped.



Barefoot in the Park

Eldred Theater is located on the Case Quad behind the Mills Science Center.

Eldred Special Event Parking is located in the VIC lot on Euclid Ave or on Adelbert Rd behind the Mills building.
Signs will read “special event” and gates open a half hour before show opens!



Page last modified: October 1, 2016