Smith Center at Ohlone College
- Gary Soren Smith Center for the Fine and Performing Arts
“By words a man transmits his thoughts to another; by means of art he transmits his feelings.” –Tolstoy
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - SummerFest 2014
Ohlone College Theatre and Dance Department transports you to the gritty streets of Victorian London in the ultimate tale of murder for profit as the brooding and bitter Sweeney Todd sharpens his razor and awaits his revenge. The lovelorn Mrs. Lovett bakes her heart out conniving to keep Sweeney for herself, despite the cost.
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"By words a man transmits his thoughts to another; by means of art he transmits his feelings," Tolstoy wrote in his evocative essay entitled "What is Art?" If so, the Gary Soren Smith Center for the Fine and Performing Arts offers a range of emotional expression in the variety of artistic presentations to share during its 2013-2014 Season of the Arts.
About the Gary Soren Smith Center for the Fine and Performing Arts
Opened in 1995 on the Ohlone College campus in Fremont, California, the Gary Soren Smith Center for the Fine and Performing Arts houses the G. Craig Jackson main stage theater, the NUMMI studio theater, the Louie-Meager Art Gallery, an outdoor amphitheater, a dance studio, television studios, and a radio station.
The Smith Center at Ohlone College supports the educational needs of the Ohlone College Fine and Performing Arts programs and serves as a cultural center for southern Alameda and northern Santa Clara counties. This state of the art facility is dedicated to providing programming that enriches and enhances the community's cultural life.
For more information, see History of the Smith Center.