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    Duquesne University’s Red Masquers to Present 37th Annual ‘Premieres’

    Duquesne University's Red Masquers will present the 37th annual Premieres, one-act plays that are written by students, alumni and faculty and then produced exclusively by student directors, actors and crews. The performances will take place at 8 p.m. on Dec. 4-7 in the Peter Mills Auditorium, Rockwell Hall.

    This year's original one-act performances will be:


    Written by Mark Yochum, alumnus and professor of law, directed by Marsha Mayhak

    Edvard the Benevolent One

    Written by Vincent P. Lamperski, School of Law student, directed by Jeff Johnston

    The Consorts

    Written by Tim Ruppert, alumnus, directed by Tyler Jennings

    Written by Alex Shipley, Mary Pappert School of Music student, directed by Maeve Montgomery.

    Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students, free with Duquesne IDs.

    For the latest on the Red Masquers, the city's oldest amateur theater company, visit the Red Masquers Blog.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.