Theatre in the Raw, Friday, 3/3, noon

The Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Theatre in the Raw, Friday, March 3rd, 2006 at noon in L. Howard Fox Studio Theatre.

First, Sussan Cordero will direct "Shakespeare Abridged," an abbreviated version of Shakespeare's "Taming of the Shrew."

After that, award-winning student playwright Ben Clawson will present "The Blairsburg Family Picnic." Clawson will read the first act of his newest play, directed by Artem Yatsunov. Clawson is the recent recipient of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region II New Playwright Award. His previous play, "Fun Size," is being considered for national recognition.

For more information, please contact Theatre in the Raw Coordinator Rob Bradshaw at 973-655-4109.