Topic: Theater

Arts & Culture

One-man show charts narrative of social change

September 19, 2014 0 comments

After spending decades as a psychotherapist, Steve Cadwell now has a second job that is admittedly a “bridge to retirement,” he said.

Arts & Culture

Fall theater lineup pushes genre limits

September 16, 2014 0 comments

This season’s theater lineup will explore the transcendental power of relationships and art’s ability to grapple with timeless issues of identity.

‘Violet’ finds meaning in the skin-deep

Arts & Culture, Video

‘Violet’ finds meaning in the skin-deep

April 24, 2014 1 comment

“Violet,” directed by Skylar Fox ’15, deals with problems of appearance, and avoiding the cliche, it does not discredit the power of the superficial.

Arts & Culture

At talk, playwright discusses Native-American theatrical representation

December 6, 2013 0 comments

William S. Yellow Robe read from his first play ‘Sneaky’ and other essays he referred to as ‘spam rants.’

Queens play out cerebral game of thrones

Arts & Culture

Queens play out cerebral game of thrones

December 6, 2013 0 comments

Sock and Buskin’s ‘Mary Stuart,’ directed by Emma Johnson ’14, reigns in Leeds this weekend.

Arts & Culture

Chekhovian comedy soars in Trinity play

December 2, 2013 0 comments

Durang’s play ‘Vanya, Sonia, Masha, and Spike’ overcomes the acting foibles of its younger cast

‘Iolanthe’ is the seventh of Gilbert and Sullivan’s 14 comedic operas produced between 1871 and 1896.

Arts & Culture, Photo Gallery

Gilbert and Sullivan hits high note with ‘Iolanthe’

November 22, 2013 3 comments

The comic opera focuses on forbidden love between a fairy and the half-mortal Strephon.

Katherine Doherty ’16 plays Crissy and delivers a vocally stirring performance of “Frank Mills” in the show.

Arts & Culture

‘Hair’ stages tribal hedonism, political disruption

November 8, 2013 0 comments

Musical Forum presents 1960’s counterculture in the PW Downspace this weekend.

Despite technical difficulties on set, the production successfully  depicted Williams’ original script through vivid acting.

Arts & Culture

Students add heat to American classic

November 1, 2013 0 comments

Sock and Buskin’s staging of ‘A Streetcar named Desire’ seeks to return to the play’s Southern roots.

Arts & Culture

‘Vibrator Play’ presents uncensored peek into female sexuality

October 18, 2013 0 comments

The play, written by an alum and directed by a senior, examines Victorian conventions.