Season of the Arts 2019-2020

Upcoming Event in the Smith Center:

The Reluctant Vampire, November 8-16, orange background with vampire lips and teeth

The Reluctant Vampire

November 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 2019
All Performances at 8:00pm
ASL Interpreted November 9
Smith Center at Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA
Language and content suitable for high school age and up.

The Ohlone College Theatre & Dance Department present the fall theatre production of The Reluctant Vampire. The world premiere written exclusively for Ohlone College by Bay Area playwright Eugenie Chan. Directed by Michael Navarra.

The prestigious Le Pooles of Blood clan have moved to a new town to expand their lucrative family business. On the eve of their daughter Drusilla’s first bite at the Savage 16 Dance, not all is well. Drusilla is angsty, depressed, and having trouble fitting in. She begins a journey of self-discovery, rebels against her family, and finds a friend in the unlikeliest of places.

The Reluctant Vampire - Sneak Peak

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About the Gary Soren Smith Center for the Fine and Performing Arts

Drawing of the Smith Center complex.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 theatre, the NUMMI Studio Theatre, the Louie-Meager Art Gallery, an outdoor Amphitheatre, 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.