The School of Theatre begins performances of Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker Wednesday, Feb. 15. Performances run at 7:30 p.m. nightly, Wednesday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. and Thursday, Feb. 23 through Feb. 25 in the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre in the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center. Continue reading…
The play is in honor of Black History Month, and follows a young black man’s journey to court after an altercation with a police officer. Sleep Deprivation Chamber is a gripping autobiographical play that brings a black family’s worst nightmare to reality.
For over a year, Marshall University Theatre Performance Major, Charity Irby has been working on this directing project outside of classes. She has taken the project on head first with the help from Marshall’s Intercultural office and Marshall Theatre.
There is no charge for admission.
St. Albans native and Off-Broadway vocalist Sean Watkins returns to West Virginia, this time to Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11. A headliner in Broadway Showstoppers last May, Watkins will share the stage with acclaimed New York City performer, composer and lyricist John Bucchino in an evening featuring intimate character ballads, contemporary jazz and musical theatre. Continue reading…
SINGERS AND DANCERS (of all majors) ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!
Auditions for Circle Mirror Transformation and Guys and Dolls will take place on Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30 PM in the Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre in the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center. Continue reading…
Marshall University’s School of Theatre has announced the lineup for the 2016/2017 season, which is scheduled to kick off Wednesday, Sept. 28. The season will feature four plays as well as a special event presented by Huntington Dance Theatre.
Marshall University School of Theatre will be holding auditions for our first two productions: A Christmas Carol and Picnic. Auditions are open to any Marshall University student.
Four Marshall University faculty members have been named directors of the university’s Center for Wellness in the Arts.