Theatre blog

  • Spring 2015 Lab Show applications

    November 12, 2014

    Hey guys! This is your friendly neighborhood Steering Committee coming in to you live with the application template for prospective directors with their sights set on the spring 2015 lab show! We’d like to remind you that this is by no means supposed to be a ‘fill-in-the-blank’ worksheet, but merely ideas on which to base […]

  • Auditions for NEXT TO NORMAL

    January 27, 2014

    WHEN:   SATURDAY, February 8 at 1 p.m. (callbacks on Sun. 2/9 at 1) WHERE:  the Severns Theatre WHAT: prepare a monologue no longer than one minute and 16 bars (measures) or so of a song of your choosing.   Suggested selections will be posted ASAP: 1) on Theatre’s Facebook page, 2) on our Truman site’s blog, […]

  • Twelfth Night Auditions

    October 24, 2013

    Truman Theatre is holding auditions for Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” which is one of his funniest and most touching plays.  It’s about a brother and sister separated at sea, mistaken identity amongst quarreling lovers, and the hilarious/brutal tricks we play on each other. Here are the important dates: Initial Auditions: Sunday, November 3, 2013, Audition Appointments still […]

  • Stage Management Workshop

    October 14, 2013

    With Janet Miller Albanese THIS WEEKEND SATURDAY (10/19)      10 am to Noon & 2:00-5:00 pm SUNDAY (10/20)           10 am to Noon & 2:00-5:00 pm LOCATION:  TBA PLEASE NOTE:  Janet will be covering different topics during each session, so if you can go to all of them, that would be to your advantage! In […]

  • One Act Auditions on October 6

    October 2, 2013

    It’s that time of the year again! Come show the directing class what you’ve got with one minute of whatever you want! Perform a monologue, read a poem, sing a song, or tell jokes! Just makes sure that we can hear your voice and see you move!  Sunday, October 6 at 6 pm in the […]

  • Theatre Students!

    September 24, 2013

    SUNDAY IS A BIG DAY! BLOOD WEDDING auditions!!! Sunday, 9/29, 3 p.m. in Severns!!! Audition info is posted on our website and on the callboard. Scripts are available for check-out in the Department Office OP 1109. BUT BEFORE AUDITIONS … There’s a Flamenco Dance Workshop for Theatre students (majors, minors) only on Sunday at 1 […]

  • Stage Management Workshop

    September 12, 2013

    We’re planning to bring Janet Albanese to campus October 19-21 to conduct a stage management workshop.  Stay tuned for more details!

  • BLOOD WEDDING Auditions – September 29

    September 9, 2013

    BLOOD WEDDING  by Federico Garcia Lorca 10 Women, 9 Men (with doubling) Where:  the James G. Severns Theatre When:   Sunday, September 29th, at 3 p.m. What:  please prepare a monologue of no more than 1 ½ to 2 minutes in length, written in heightened language (Chekhov, Eliot, Williams, etc.).  You may perform a poem if […]

  • General Theatre Meeting – August 22

    August 22, 2013

    There will be a meeting for anyone interested in theatre on Thursday, August 22 at 4:30 pm in the James G. Severns Theatre (OP 1301).  Everyone is welcome to attend!

  • Auditions for BEDROOM FARCE – August 25

    August 21, 2013

    BEDROOM FARCE by Alan Ayckbourn Performance Dates: September 25 – 28 James G. Severns Theatre, 8:00pm, Free Admission Cast Includes: 4 Male, 4 Female Audition Information:  Auditions will be Sunday, August 25 from 6-10 PM in the Severns Theatre. Sign ups will be posted by the scene shop by the first day of classes. If […]