Heritage Theatre Festival

As the professional summer theatre hosted at the University of Virginia by the UVA Department of Drama, Heritage Theatre Festival's mission is to offer an immersive professional theatre experience, where UVa faculty, staff, and students work alongside both professional artists and community members, to present an annual summer of festivals, classic works, and new plays for our local Charlottesville, Albemarle, and UVA communities.

This season's shows include:

A Chorus Line - June 21 to July 1

Harvey - July 5 to July 15

The Cocoanuts - July 19 to July 29

The Mountaintop - July 26 to August 5

 

  • A Chorus Line

    Conceived and Originally Directed and Choreographed by Michael Bennett
    Book by James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante | Music by Marvin Hamlisch | Lyrics by Edward Kleban
    Directed and Choreographed by Matthew Steffens
    June 21 – July 1, 2018 | Culbreth Theatre

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    Harvey

    By Mary Chase
    Directed by Desdemona Chiang
    July 5 - July 15, 2018 | Ruth Caplin Theatre

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    The Cocoanuts

    Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin | Book by Geroge S. Kaufman | Adapted by Mark Bedard | Musical Adaptation by Gregg Coffin
    Directed by Frank Ferrante
    July 19 - 29, 2019 | Culbreth Theatre

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    The Mountaintop

    By Katori Hall
    Directed by Kathryn Hunter-Williams
    July 26 - August 5, 2018 | Ruth Caplin Theatre

Welcome to the Heritage Theatre Fesitval at UVA Drama! As the professional summer theatre hosted at the University of Virginia by the UVA Department of Drama, Heritage Theatre Festival's mission is to offer an immersive professional theatre experience, where UVA faculty, staff, and students work alongside both professional artists and community members, and to present an annual summer festival of musicals, classic works, and new plays for our local Charlottesville, Albemarle, and UVA communities