Emergence is comprised of four original faculty works from Darby Wilde, Laina Reese, Greg Merriman, and Kaley Pruitt, along with two guest artist works from Sara Semonis and Morgan Williams and will be presented in Westhoff Theatre on April 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. and on April 23 and 24 at 2 p.m.
Please join us in applauding these accomplished Illinois State University alumni.
William Shakespeare wrote that the world is a stage, and all humans are actors on it. Elisabeth Good ’15 became convinced at an early age that some have only been invited as spectators, specifically individuals with a disability.
Last spring Chris Turner, a senior theatre teacher education major, received an Undergraduate Student Research Program grant for his research on the effects of an approach to teaching that engages students in the learning process by bringing theatrical elements to the classroom.
The Civil Service Council will feature a civil service employee at Illinois State University each month to highlight an exceptional colleague and the outstanding work being done on campus! This month get a chance to learn about and applaud Connie Blick with the School of Theatre and Dance.
CroKee-Yoon Nahm (Chair, Crossroads Project) interviews two of the artists behind the upcoming staged reading of Dear Mr. C, winner of the 2022 Diverse Voices Playwriting Initiative.
Lindsey Van Wyk is familiar with long hours, late nights, and fast sewing, especially in preparation for the School of Theatre and Dance’s April production of Mary Stuart.
A television production crew with experience working on Emmy award-winning reality shows was on campus for a weeklong shoot with 10 Illinois State University students who shared their experiences as Redbirds for a 30-minute episode of The College Tour, scheduled to stream on Amazon Prime Video this fall.
The Crossroads Project will present a staged reading of Dear Mr. C by Tidtaya Sinutoke, winner of the 2022 Diverse Voices Playwriting Initiative on Friday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Visual Arts (CVA), room 110.
Fairview will be performed in Westhoff Theatre and runs March 25, 26, 30–31 at 7:30 p.m., March 27 at 2 p.m., and April 1–2 at 7:30 p.m.