News Archives

Donald Laney of the West Virginia Dance Company will teach a master class at Marshall University
October 30, 2019 · Theatre News
On Sunday, November 3rd, Donald Laney will hold two master classes at Marshall University’s Performing Arts Center in Room 224. –Dancers aged 11-13 will have class from 1:30 – 3:00 pm –Dancers aged 14 and up will have class from 3:30 – 5:00 pm All dancers in these age ranges, who are interested in improving
Musical theatre performer Kaitlyn Davis to give concert, master class
March 18, 2019 · Theatre News
Marshall University’s School of Music will present a concert and a master class with performer Kaitlyn Davis. Davis is a New York-based soprano who played the part of Christine Daaé in the North American tour of “Phantom of the Opera,” winning the Emerging Talent Award from the Kurt Weill Foundation’s 2016 Lotte Lenya Competition.
Huntington Area Art Society discussion to feature ‘Page to Stage’
March 6, 2019 · Uncategorized
Marshall University’s School of Art and Design will present a talk with Theatre Professor Mike Murphy at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at the Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave. in Huntington. Murphy’s talk is titled “Page to Stage,” walking through the process of reading a play and researching it, then scale drawing and painting a full-size
Dance Company to present spring concert
March 4, 2019 · Theatre News
Marshall University Dance will perform its second annual Spring Dance Concert, “Innovate, Collaborate, Celebrate” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at the Joan C. Edwards Playhouse. The performance is presented by the Marshall University School of Theatre and Marshall University Auditoria, and is free and open to the public.
Spring theater season to open with topical play
January 30, 2019 · Theatre News
Marshall University’s School of Theatre will open its spring season with “In the Wake,” a topical play about politics and character in America. The show will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Feb. 13-16 and Feb. 20-24, in the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre at the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center.
New York-based alumni to give workshop on launching career in the arts
January 16, 2019 · Theatre News
Marshall University’s College of Arts and Media presents a workshop, “What Do I Do Now: Launching a Career in the Arts, Post-Graduation,” with Jordan Bean, founder and producing artistic director of Jordan Bean & Co., and partner, Patrick Taylor, both of whom are Marshall University alumni. They will offer an interactive presentation for aspiring artists
Auditoria staff group recognized with John Marshall Service Award
November 21, 2018 · Theatre News
Marshall’s auditoria staff group, which includes Director of Facilities Jamez Morris-Smith, Deb Carder, Kevin Bannon and Sam Kincaid, received the John Marshall Service award (formerly Employee of the Month) Nov. 15 at the Classified Staff Council meeting.
Tap Masterclass with Matt Saffron – October 14th
October 9, 2018 · Theatre News
Marshall University Theatre Dance and 4th Avenue Arts are THRILLED to bring you a Tap Masterclass series with Matt Saffron. Students will have an opportunity to learn from a world class artist here in Huntington WV.
Auditions for Upcoming Shows
August 14, 2018 · Theatre News
Auditions are open to all Marshall University Students.  Any student cast in a show or working backstage can earn academic credit!  For more information, please call Lang Reynolds at 304-696-2546 or Kathy Vanderpool at 304-696-7184.
Marshall to launch ‘Tuesday Talks’ with theatre presentation April 10
March 30, 2018 · Theatre News
Marshall University’s Center for Continuing Education will launch its new series, “Tuesday Talks,” with a presentation by Terry Layman, who will guest-direct the upcoming Marshall Theatre production of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It.” The talk will take place Tuesday, April 10, from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Joan C. Edwards Playhouse on Marshall’s Huntington