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IUP Alumnus Burk Performing One-Man Show September 23

Brandon Burk, a professional actor who graduated from IUP with a degree in theater, will perform his one-person show “Invention” on Friday, September 23, in the HUB Ohio Room. The performance is free to the public and is part of his nearly week-long residency with students and faculty.

Posted on 9/21/2016 1:07:51 PM

Watch IUP Theater Alumna in Tyler Perry Television Series “Too Close to Home”

On Monday night, September 12, Trisha Rae Stahl will host a watch party in Los Angeles to see her debut in a new TV series. She hopes a lot of people back here at IUP will be watching, too. Stahl, a 1998 IUP graduate, recently completed work on the first season of the drama series.

Posted on 9/9/2016 2:21:54 PM

Cole Participates in Play Development through Theater Game Jam

Carrie Cole, assistant professor in Theater and Dance, recently participated in a 48-hour Theater Game Jam hosted by the Engagement Lab in Boston.

Posted on 7/1/2016 3:10:14 PM

Pipkin-Hutchinson Elected to KC/ACTF Region 2 Leadership

At the Nation Leadership meeting of the Kennedy Center/ American College Theatre Festival held in Washington, D.C. in April 2016, Professor Nancy Pipkin-Hutchinson was elected by unanimous approval by the KC/ACTF Executive Committee.

Posted on 6/9/2016 9:30:38 AM

Gretta Invited to Teach at National Theater Convention

From March 3–6, 2015, IUP Theater professor Rob Gretta taught a well-attended musical theater workshop as well as auditioned high students for possible recruitment at the Southeastern Theater Conference annual convention in Greensboro, N.C.

Posted on 3/28/2016 12:14:23 PM

Pipkin-Hutchinson Presents on Sustainability in Costume Design

Professor Nancy Pipkin-Hutchinson was a member of the Sustainable Costume Design Round Table at the 2016 United States Institute of Theatre Technology annual conference in Salt Lake City on March 16–19.

Posted on 3/25/2016 3:24:22 PM

Cole Presents on “Staging Moby Dick in Space”

Carrie Cole recently presented her paper, “A Mad [-Cap] Captain’s Quest for Revenge: Staging Moby Dick in Space” at the 37th annual International Conference for the Fantastic in the Arts in Orlando, Florida, which took place March 16–20, 2016.

Posted on 3/23/2016 3:19:19 PM

Palamides the Voice of Buttercup on Cartoon Network

IUP Theater graduate Natalie Palamides (2012) will be the voice of Buttercup on Cartoon Network’s reboot of The Powerpuff Girls.

Posted on 8/3/2015 12:02:08 PM

Daras and Gretta Invited to Teach at National Theater Convention

On March 4–7, 2015, IUP Theater professors April Daras and Rob Gretta taught three exciting and well-attended workshops at the Southeastern Theater Conference annual convention in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Posted on 3/16/2015 11:48:00 AM

Schwartz Contributes Chapter to New Book About Aspects of Play

Michael Schwartz, assistant professor in the Theater and Dance Department, has written a chapter for the recently published book Play, Performance, and Identity: How Institutions Structure Ludic Spaces.

Posted on 3/10/2015 3:43:27 PM

Kemp Awarded Fellowship to Salzburg Global Seminar on Neuroscience and Art

Professor Rick Kemp, head of Acting and Directing in the Department of Theater and Dance, was selected to join other innovators in neuroscience and the arts to participate in an international seminar on the sources of creativity and innovation.

Posted on 3/9/2015 4:48:04 PM

Theater Professor Goes to The Mountaintop

Rob Gretta, assistant professor in the Department of Theater and Dance, will direct an Equity-staged reading of the Katori Halls Broadway hit The Mountaintop as part of the Red Moon Theatre Festival in Jacksonville, Fla. on February 27, 2015.

Posted on 2/24/2015 1:06:36 PM

Four Theater Students Receive Awards at Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Amos Glass, Sarah Fabiani, Kim Siegle, Chelsea Kikel, Shane Malachow, and Kaitlyn McGilvray received awards for their abilities in design, technology, stage management and directing.

Posted on 1/14/2015 2:59:20 PM

Theater Student Chelsea Kikel Wins Major Award in Sound Design at Festival

Student actor and sound designer Chelsea Kikel won the Kennedy Center Award for Sound Design from Region 2 of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in January 2015.

Posted on 1/14/2015 2:54:03 PM

Professor Daras Receives Innovative Teaching Award

Professor April Daras received the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival’s Innovative Teaching Prize for her recent work crafting new courses and performance opportunities through applied theater at IUP.

Posted on 1/14/2015 2:46:16 PM

IUP Alumna Receives Emerging Leader Award

Ashley Tait Weller (IUP 2007) was selected for the Emerging Leader Award for 2014 by the Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

Posted on 12/15/2014 10:12:40 AM

Theater Alumna Battestilli is New General Manager of Pasion y Arte Flamenco

Alumna Nicole Battestilli, who graduated with honors in 2012, has leveraged her theater degree and prodigious planning ability to become the new general manager of Pasion y Arte Flamenco in Philadelphia.

Posted on 10/27/2014 9:27:24 AM

Theater and Dance Alumna Kaniasty Debuts Film at Indiana Theater

Natalia Kaniasty, an alumna of the Department of Theater and Dance currently enrolled in NYU’s graduate film-making program, is screening her pre-MFA thesis film Home Range at the Indiana Theater on Saturday, October 25, at 4:00 p.m.

Posted on 10/23/2014 6:35:47 PM

Musical Theater Alumnus York On Next Leg of Creative Career

Joe York (IUP ’12—Musical Theater) recently moved back to Pittsburgh after living in NYC for two years pursuing/receiving an MFA in musical theatre writing from the Tisch School of the Arts.

Posted on 9/28/2014 6:55:48 PM

Dean of Croatian Academy of Dramatic Art to Visit IUP

On Thursday and Friday, September 18–19, 2014, the Department of Theater and Dance welcomes Professor Borna Baletic, dean of the University of Zagreb Academy of Dramatic Art.

Posted on 9/15/2014 9:38:39 AM

Kemp to Discuss Neuroscience, Acting Theory, and Practice at Cambridge University

Professor Rick Kemp, Department of Theater and Dance, will join Professor Vittorio Gallese, the discoverer of mirror neurons in primates, in a chaired discussion on Neuroscience, Acting Theory, and Practice at Cambridge University’s Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities.

Posted on 9/10/2014 12:17:03 AM

Footlight Players Brings “The Dream” to the Pittsburgh Fringe Festival

Footlight Players, the youth theater company of the Department of Theater and Dance, performed Shakespeare’s most popular comedy, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” at the inaugural Pittsburgh Fringe Festival, May 10–11, 2014.

Posted on 5/19/2014 1:23:04 PM

Alumnus Named to Position With New York Public Theater

Marquez Andrews (IUP ’04 in Theater) was recently named the new corporate relations manager for New York’s legendary Public Theater.

Posted on 2/1/2014 5:36:09 PM

Aerial Silks Master Class

Theater alumna Beth “Contessa” Hinderliter shared her cirque performance talents with theater and dance students in a master class over the weekend of January 31–February 1, 2014, in Waller Hall’s main theater space.

Posted on 2/1/2014 3:40:08 PM

Faculty Offer Workshops to Maryland Thespians Festival

IUP professors Nick Quinn, Mike Schwartz, and Brian Jones traveled to the Maryland Thespians Festival in Huntingtown, Md., on January  25–26, 2014, to offer theater workshops and adjudicate scholarship competitions.

Posted on 2/1/2014 2:49:09 PM

Dance Educator and Student Present in Harrisburg about Dance Education Endorsement

Theater and Dance Department professor Holly Boda-Sutton spoke about moving toward a teaching endorsement in dance for the state of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 10/31/2013 3:26:38 PM

Gallagher Wins O’Neill Theater Center Award at Kennedy Center Festival

Joshua Gallagher, senior Theater major, was awarded the O’Neill Design Fellowship at the 2013 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Washington, D.C. for his set design for the play In Quietness.

Posted on 4/20/2013 4:07:27 PM

Schwartz to Publish “Class Divisions on the Broadway Stage”

Michael Schwartz, Theater and Dance, will publish a book on the representation of the Industrial Workers of the World on the American stage. It is scheduled for publication in early 2014.

Posted on 2/19/2013 3:21:08 PM

Van Dyke and Boda-Sutton to Present “The Art of Empowerment Through Ballet and Literature”

Associate professor of Dance Joan Van Dyke’s abstract for her paper, “‘The Red Shoes Project’: The Art of Empowerment through Ballet and Literature in the 21st Century,” was accepted to be presented in the MELUS conference on March 14–17, 2013.

Posted on 1/25/2013 2:12:32 PM

Gibson and Glass Receive Regional Awards

Region 2 of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival awarded Theater major Lydia Gibson the National Playwriting Project award for “best performance in a concert reading” in January 2013. Maggie Glass was recognized for exceptional stage management service by Stage Directors and Choreographer’s Fellowship.

Posted on 1/25/2013 1:28:19 PM

Students Awarded Fellowships by American College Theatre Festival

Theater majors Josh Gallagher and Morgan Chase were both awarded fellowships to attend the American College Theatre Festival at the Kennedy Center in April 2013.

Posted on 1/25/2013 12:53:24 PM

Grove, Dance Arts Undergraduate Student, to Present Work at Conference

Lyndsey Grove, an interdisciplinary Fine Arts-Dance Arts major, has been invited to present her creative work, "Dance It, Movie It, Learn It," at the Easter District Association of American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conference in Valley Forge in February. Grove is one of only two students who were selected to present.

Posted on 12/19/2012 9:29:07 AM

Alumnus Brandon Burk Making News in Las Vegas

Theater alumnus Brandon Burk (’02) is making news in Las Vegas with his upstart production of Sweeney Todd.

Posted on 11/27/2012 10:06:28 AM

Wisnicki’s Livingstone Discovery is Subject of Dramatic Interpretation

The Livingstone Project, a new work about David Livingstone, the celebrated Victorian abolitionist, missionary, and explorer of Africa, will come to life December 6–8, 2012, in Waller Hall, presented by Theater-by-the-Grove.

Posted on 11/12/2012 4:17:44 PM

Playwright Anna Moench Offers Talk-Back for “In Quietness” Opening

Guest playwright Anna Moench will offer a “talk-back” after the opening performance on Thursday night, November 1, 2012, of In Quietness at IUP’s Theater-by-the-Grove.

Posted on 10/29/2012 6:41:20 PM

Theater Alumni Getting Good Press in Philly

IUP Theater alumni Brenna Geffers and Johnny Smith are getting good press in their work with EgoPo Classic Theater company.

Posted on 10/18/2012 11:51:15 AM

Alumna Trisha Stahl Lands Recurring Role on “Glee”

Trisha Rae Stahl (Theater ’98) made her debut in the season opener of Fox Networks’ Glee on Thursday, September 13, 2012. She will appear in a recurring role.

Posted on 9/12/2012 7:54:32 PM

Schwartz Discusses “The Productions of Robert Griffith” at Theatre in Higher Education Conference

At the 2012 Association for Theatre in Higher Education conference in Washington, D.C., Michael Schwartz, Department of Theater and Dance, participated in a roundtable discussion panel entitled “The Most Fabulous Producers: A Re-evaluation of Producers’ Innovations and Achievements in American Theatre.”

Posted on 9/11/2012 5:40:29 PM

Kemp Receives Grant for Study of Video Technology in theater and Arts Courses

Richard Kemp, Department of Theater and Dance, received an award from the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education for his project, “Feasibility Study for the Incorporation of Video Technology in Content and Delivery of Theater and Arts Administration Courses at IUP and SRU.”

Posted on 6/29/2012 1:53:23 PM

Musical Theater Student Benefits From Visiting Artists

Clowns Dave and Cherie shared skills-building techniques with Musical Theater major Matt Spencer in a session on the art of clowning in a visit ahead of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus shows at Kovalchik Complex.

Posted on 4/6/2012 9:46:56 AM

Dance Professor Boda-Sutton Receives Honor Award

Holly Boda-Sutton received the 2012 Honor Award from the Eastern District Association of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance at the annual convention on March 15, 2012.

Posted on 4/6/2012 9:20:29 AM

Integrating the Arts with Women’s Studies

On September 30, 2011, Professor Joan Van Dyke, Department of Theater and Dance, attended “Making the Cultural Shift to Embodied Voices and Virtual Selves,” sponsored by Indiana University of Pennsylvania along with Clarion University women’s studies programs.

Posted on 10/12/2011 5:10:11 PM

Brown Welcomed as Musical Theater Professor

The Department of Theater and Dance proudly announces that Ms. Jeannie-Marie Brown will be the new professor of Musical Theater at IUP.

Posted on 4/21/2011 1:39:06 PM

Ault Publishes Translation of Rousseau’s “On the Paris Opera 1760”

Theater and Dance faculty member Dr. C. Thomas Ault’s translation of Jean-Jaques Rousseau’s “On the Paris Opera 1760” was recently published in the Winter 2011 edition of Theatre Design & Technology.

Posted on 3/14/2011 4:23:01 PM

IUP Joins National Theatre Conference Initiative to Celebrate American Women Playwrights

To open the 2011–2012 season, Theater-by-the-Grove will produce Pittsburgh playwright Tammy Ryan’s play Lindsay’s Oyster under the direction of Jason Chimonides.

Posted on 3/2/2011 9:41:10 AM

Theater and Dance Students Selected as Provost Scholars

Five Department of Theater and Dance students were selected as Provost Scholars in December 2010.

Posted on 1/11/2011 3:07:28 PM

Theater and Dance Students to Present at Kennedy Center Region II Festival

Thirty-two students from IUP’s Department of Theater and Dance have been invited to present at the Region II Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Baltimore, Md., January 11–15, 2011.

Posted on 1/5/2011 10:40:59 AM

Alumnus Mack Adds Film Credit to His Young Career

Brett Mack (Theater ’05) was cast as a central character in the independent film Knight to D7 in summer 2010.

Posted on 1/4/2011 5:00:12 PM

Dance Company Master Class at Marion Center High School

The IUP Dance Theater Company held a master class for students at Marion Center High School on December 22, 2010.

Posted on 1/4/2011 2:55:21 PM

Eight Student Win Pig Iron Scholarships

Eight IUP students have won internal scholarships to attend three days of classes with Pig Iron Theatre of Philadelphia.

Posted on 12/17/2010 4:03:10 PM

Fine Arts Dean to Teach Stage Combat in Spring

Michael Hood, dean of the College of Fine Arts, will offer a course in stage combat during the Spring semester for the Department of Theater and Dance.

Posted on 12/17/2010 12:56:02 PM

Van Dyke is University Dance Teacher of the Year

The Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance honored IUP Professor Joan Van Dyke with the prestigious Dance Teacher of the Year award at the university level for 2010.

Posted on 11/29/2010 4:47:59 PM

Student Director Provokes Discussions on Art and Society

IUP senior Theater major Nick Hrutkay’s production of The Shape of Things concluded the "I Am An Artist" initiative on November 16-18, 2010.

Posted on 11/19/2010 10:09:28 AM

Kemp to Present on Cognitive Principles and Jacques Lecoq

Rick Kemp, Department of Theater and Dance, will present his paper, “Movement, Metaphor, and Meaning: Cognitive Principles in the Work of Jacques Lecoq,” at the national conference of the American Society for Theatre Research on November 18–21, 2010.

Posted on 11/18/2010 3:40:19 PM

Theater Professor’s “Lady with All the Answers” Reopens in Scranton

Barb Blackledge, professor of acting and directing in the IUP Department of Theater and Dance, is the lone actor in “The Lady with All the Answers,” running in November 2010 at the Electric Theatre Company in Scranton, Pa.

Posted on 11/16/2010 4:57:46 PM

Student Actors Featured in Public Service Commercial

IUP Theater majors Kelsey Peterson and Caleb Fiegles were featured in the public service commercial “You’re Going Out, So Are We.” The commercial is part of a media campaign by the Armstrong-Indiana Drug Free Communities Coalition.

Posted on 10/3/2010 7:50:58 PM

Kemp Stars in “faustUS” at Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

IUP Theater professor Rick Kemp is starring in “faustUS” at the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust from now through August 1, 2010.

Posted on 7/26/2010 10:01:02 AM

Footlight Players Presents Activities at HeyDay

IUP Theater majors Nick Hrutkay and Hayley Faight presented the activity “How Light Are You on Your Feet?” for HeyDay, serving students at the Indiana Area Junior High School on Friday, May 7, 2010.

Posted on 5/11/2010 12:25:28 PM

Blackledge Receives Raves as “Lady with All the Answers”

Professor of Theater and former chair of the department Barb Blackledge is “the lady with all the answers” at the Electric Theater Company in Scranton, where she performed in a one-woman show of the same name—a monodrama about Eppie Friedman, also known as advice columnist Ann Landers.

Posted on 5/5/2010 6:30:25 PM

Theater Alumni Create BareShakespeare Productions

Department of Theater alumni Emily Ehlinger (’05) and Caitlin Simkovich (’06) will be two of eight actors portraying twenty-seven characters in BareShakespeare’s production of the Bard’s little-seen comedy All’s Well That Ends Well.

Posted on 5/5/2010 6:26:17 PM

Van Dyke to Present Workshops at International Festival of Making Theatre

In summer 2010, associate professor of Dance Joan Van Dyke will travel to Athens, Greece, to present “Alignment for Character” for the Sixth International Festival of Making Theatre at the International Theatre of Changes.

Posted on 5/5/2010 6:20:29 PM

Kemp Receives Distinguished Faculty Award in Creative Arts

Associate Professor of Theater Rick Kemp was awarded the IUP Distinguished Faculty Award in the Creative Arts in a special ceremony on March 28, 2010.

Posted on 4/28/2010 12:21:40 PM

Award-Winning Student Director to Direct “Bat Boy” at IUP

Theater major Nick Hrutkay traveled to the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., this month as the Region II representative in directing for the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

Posted on 4/28/2010 12:19:31 PM

Theater Student Selected as Commencement Speaker

Theater major Jessica Sabol has been selected by the College of Fine Arts faculty to address the May 2010 IUP Commencement ceremony as speaker for the graduating class.

Posted on 4/28/2010 12:16:13 PM

Chimonides Selected for Lincoln Center Director’s Lab

Assistant Professor Jason Chimonides has been selected for the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, June 15–July 6, 2010, in New York.

Posted on 4/28/2010 12:13:19 PM

Chimonides Receives Teaching Excellence Award

IUP’s Center For Teaching Excellence announced that Assistant Professor Jason Chimonides has been awarded a Teaching Excellence Award for his approach to the large course sections of Introduction to Theater.

Posted on 3/30/2010 7:48:02 PM

Sweet Role for Erika Pealstrom

Erika Pealstrom came to IUP three years ago looking for a dynamic musical theater program that would give her creative and academic opportunities. This week, that dream becomes a reality when the Bob Fosse musical Sweet Charity opens on the Fisher Auditorium.

Posted on 2/24/2010 9:28:02 AM

Student Lighting Technicians Working the G-20 Summit

Lighting the Cathedral of Learning and other work at the G-20 Summit is keeping two IUP Theater and Dance majors busy this week.

Posted on 9/23/2009 11:58:59 AM

Kemp Performs “faustUS” in Pittsburgh

IUP Theater and Dance faculty member Rick Kemp is performing in a production of faustUS at the Kelly Strayhorn Theater in Pittsburgh, September 8 through 12, 2009.

Posted on 9/10/2009 2:54:11 PM

Hood’s “MacBeth 3” Theater Production Praised

Michael Hood’s adventurous production of Shakespeare’s MacBeth titled Macbeth 3 (for the three actors that play all the roles) has received praise from the Pittsburgh Tribune Review and the City Paper.

Posted on 6/11/2009 2:42:09 PM

Kemp Receives Innovation Grant

Rick Kemp from the Department of Theater and Dance has received an Innovation Award from the Academic Excellence and Innovation Award Committee at the IUP Research Institute.

Posted on 6/8/2009 11:16:44 AM

Boda-Sutton Is Pennsylvania Representative to AAHPERD Conference

On May 2, 2009, IUP Associate Professor of Dance Holly Boda-Sutton traveled to Boston to attend the Eastern District Association Conference of the American Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance as Pennsylvania’s representative.

Posted on 5/7/2009 10:22:44 AM

Ault Receives Greggs Award from U.S. Institute for Theater Technology

Dr. C. Thomas Ault will receive the Herbert D. Greggs Award at the annual conference of the U.S. Institute for Theater Technology for his article, “Color in Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Italian Stage Design.”

Posted on 3/5/2009 10:30:47 AM

Theater Majors Win Regional KCACTF Awards

Megan Miller, Grace Maberg, and Kate Smith are all winners in Philadelphia theater festival.

Posted on 1/27/2009 2:11:15 PM

Boda-Sutton Awarded Dance Educator of the Year

Professor of Dance Holly Boda-Sutton was awarded Dance Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance at their Awards Luncheon in Pittsburgh on November 21.

Posted on 12/24/2008 11:30:27 AM

Gretta Invited to Present Workshop at SETC

Rob Gretta was invited to present a musical theater workshop at the sixtieth annual Southeastern Theatre Conference Convention in Birmingham in March 2009.

Posted on 11/26/2008 2:42:23 PM

Theater Alumna Performing in “Romeo and Juliet” in NYC

Caitlin Simkovich, an IUP theater alumna, is performing Juliet in Romeo and Juliet at the Manhattan Rep in New York City.

Posted on 11/26/2008 12:25:17 PM

Students and Faculty Receive Awards for “Violet Sharp”

Theater majors Scott Fetterman and Jessica Sabol as well as theater professor Barb Blackledge earned  Certificates for Meritorious Achievement in from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival for their work on Violet Sharp.

Posted on 11/20/2008 1:50:11 PM

Blackledge Cochairing KCACTF Acting Competition

Professor Barb Blackledge is associate chair of the Irene Ryan Acting Competition at the Region II Festival of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

Posted on 11/20/2008 1:48:10 PM

Kemp Performing in “Museum of Desire”

Professor Rick Kemp is performing in The Museum of Desire at the Frick Art and Historical Center in Pittsburgh, November 6 through 23.  Produced by Quantum Theatre, Kemp cocreated this production with an ensemble cast under the direction of Dan Jemmitt.

Posted on 11/20/2008 1:44:54 PM

Passing of Professor Emeritus Malcolm Bowes

Professor Malcolm “Mal” Bowes passed away October 26. His life was celebrated with a funeral mass at St. Thomas More University Parish.

Posted on 11/20/2008 1:22:10 PM

Kemp Codirector of Squonk Opera’s “Astro-Rama”

Kemp codirects Astro-rama with Pittsburgh’s Squonk Opera. Performed in October 2008, this newest rock-opera played to responsive audiences at Schenley Park.

Posted on 11/16/2008 2:17:06 PM

Kemp Performing in Quantum Theatre’s “Museum of Desire”

Rick Kemp is performing in Quantum Theatre’s Museum of Desire November 6–23. This devised theater project, created by the company, involves theater, art, and music in a multidimensional experience.

Posted on 11/16/2008 1:49:56 PM

Blackledge Offered Season Contract at Electric Theatre Company

Barb Blackledge has been offered a nine-month contract in the 2009–2010 company of the Electric Theatre Company in Scranton, Pa.

Posted on 10/18/2008 8:25:20 PM

Gretta Hired for 2009 Season at Post Playhouse

Rob Gretta is contracted as both a director and an actor for the 2009 season at the Post Playhouse, an Equity professional theater company in Fort Washington, Nebraska.

Posted on 10/18/2008 8:16:57 PM

Boda-Sutton and Dance-Theater Company Perform in Pittsburgh

Professor Holly Boda-Sutton took the IUP Dance-Theater Company to Pittsburgh where they performed their new work “Furoshiki,” at the invitation of the 2008 Regional Arts and Technology Mini-Conference.

Posted on 10/14/2008 12:15:55 PM

Blackledge to be Mentor at Leadership Development Institute

Barb Blackledge was invited to be a mentor at the ninth Leadership Development Institute in Denver, Colorado, presented by the Association for Theater in Higher Education.

Posted on 9/4/2008 12:00:47 PM

Van Dyke choreographs and stages DARSA at Dubrovnik International Festival

Joan Van Dyke choreographed and staged Matko Srsen’s DARSA at the Dubrovnik International Festival this summer in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Posted on 9/2/2008 9:37:58 AM

Ault Publishes Article on Italian Stage Design

C. Thomas Ault had his article “Color in 16th and 17th Century Italian Stage Design” published in the Summer 2008 edition of Theater Design and Technology.

Posted on 8/29/2008 8:36:07 AM

Gretta Performs Leading and Supporting Roles for Post Playhouse in Nebraska

Robert Gretta performed leading and supporting roles for Post Playhouse in Nebraska, which sold out its season for the first time ever.

Posted on 8/28/2008 9:01:19 AM

Kemp Performs as Numerous Characters in Cymbaline

Rick Kemp performed as numerous characters in Quantum Theatre’s production of Cymbaline by William Shakespeare.

Posted on 8/22/2008 9:15:26 AM

Professor’s Plays Published and Premiered

One of Professor Jason Chimonides’ plays will be published, while two others are now being presented to audiences.

Posted on 6/2/2008 1:18:11 PM

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