NU Players present Art

In Upcoming Events, by , on February 28th, 2023

NU Players presents an all-student-run production of  Art
by Yasmina Reza
Translated by Christopher Hampton

Niagara University, N.Y. – On stage Mar 3 – 5, NU Players’ all-student-run production of Art, is the Winner of the 1996 Olivier Award for Best Comedy and the 1998 Tony Award for Best Play. Directed by theatre specialization major, Shelby Gainsborough Bukaty, this comedy is about the value and aesthetics of art and the toll it takes on friendship when the line is crossed.

Art will be on stage in the Leary Theatre within the Elizabeth Ann Clune Center for Theatre, Clet Hall, Niagara University, NY, on the following dates/times:

Fri.Mar. 37:30pm
Sat.Mar. 42:00pm & 7:30pm
Sun.Mar. 52:00pm 

The board members of the Niagara University Players who are responsible for organizing this production include: 

Artistic DirectorJ.C. Hartloff (theatre specialization major) of East Aurora, NY
Asst. Artistic DirectorAustin Marshall (theatre performance major) of Buffalo, NY
Technical DirectorSet Design
Costume Design
Lighting Design
Stage Manager
Jackie Renaud (theatre design/production major) of Carthage, NYTaylor Grosskopf (theatre performance major) of North Tonawanda, NYSebastian Newell (theatre design/production major) of East Aurora, NYEmily Palmerchuck (theatre performance major) of Chambersburg, PASophie Chaney (theatre design/production major) of Erie, PA

Niagara University theatre performance majors who are in the cast include: 

Lauren Farrow(Serge)of Webster, NY
Kayla Kurek(Yvan)of Hamburg, NY
Semira Vincent(Marc)of Niagara Falls, NY

Ticket Information: There are three ways to purchase tickets for NU Theatre productions:

1) Online:  We offer one of the lowest service fees online. Simply go to: to purchase your tickets, select your seat locations and your tickets will be emailed directly to you, or you can choose to pick them up at Will Call. 

Ticket packages make it simpler: you need only input your personal information one time. Also, your preferred seat locations can be assigned to all ticket purchases (or the closest seats available). If you commit to a season subscription and order tickets for six productions, you will earn a 10 percent discount. If you order two or more productions during one transaction, you only have to input your personal information one time.

2) In person: Visit our box office in the lobby of the Elizabeth Ann Clune Center for Theatre, Clet Hall:  Monday-Friday 2:30-5:30 p.m. and one hour prior to curtain.

3) Box Office:  Call 716-286-8685 or e-mail  

Voicemail messages and emails are answered as soon as possible.

Ticket prices for Art

$8 all tickets.