Cliff Odle

The Performance of Protest

Recently I’ve been thinking a lot about performance. Well…really all my life since I am a performer, but right now I’m thinking in more academic terms. The department where I work at Bates College is currently working through ideas and thoughts about the theory of performance and how it works with in our own pedagogical […]

A new beginning

Remember the stage in the front theatre? It’s gone. Jeffrey worked hard this summer transforming our signature venue into a more flexible space that (very soon!) will become the world of Cliff Odle’s Lost Tempo. It’s a big change, but we’re excited!

Alumni news, in brief:

Cliff Odle’s Our Girl in Trenton will be produced as part of the CFA’s New Play Initiative, opening on Oct. 17. The play is also the School of Theatre’s official 2014 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival entry… The Compass Rose by Ronan Noone was nominated for four awards at Origin Theatre’s 1st Irish Festival — Best Play, […]

Alumni news, in brief:

Cliff Odle is one of the producers (as well as director and actor in different installments) of The Emancipated Century: August Wilson’s 10-Play Cycle, presented by The Trotter Institute and the Performing Arts Department of the University of Massachusetts. The series — which wraps in January — includes FREE readings of all ten plays in […]