Theatre blog

  • Freshman Theatre Showcase

    November 13, 2014

    You are cordially invited to attend the Freshman Theatre Showcase, which will be held on Tuesday evening, 11/18, at 8 p.m. in the Severns Theatre. The showcase will include scenes from An Adult Evening with Shel Silverstein, as well as some other selections, all performed by our students in Freshman Theatre Seminar.

  • Theatre Students!

    Theatre Students! Everyone is invited to attend the department postmortem for this week’s production of The Drowsy Chaperone on Sunday 11/16 at 1:00 p.m. in the Severns Theatre. Come with your feedback for the production team as we discuss the pre-production process as well as the final product.

  • Auditions for Translations

    Auditions for the Spring ’15 production of Translations by Brian Friel will take place on Wednesday, November 19th at 7 p.m. in the Severns Theatre. You’ll be asked to read scenes from the play. Scripts are available for check out in Randy Bame’s office, which is in the back of Baldwin, off stage left from […]

  • 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!