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2015

Denison Theatre proudly unveils its production season for the coming academic year.

Posted Date: May 19, 2015
Adam Schreck
Alumni

Adam Schreck '09 is touring with Chicago's famous Second City Troupe.

Posted Date: August 27, 2015
Trojan Women
Productions
Friday, October 2, 2015 to Saturday, October 10, 2015
8:00 PM

The Department of Theatre presents “Trojan Women,” by Euripides, directed by Cheryl McFarren, taking place from Friday, Oct. 2 through Sunday, Oct. 10., the department's 85th subscription season.

Posted Date: October 1, 2015
Props to Denison theatre program

Denison's Theatre program was listed third among “unsung heroes” of college theatre.

Posted Date: August 31, 2015
Alumni

Bryan Blaskie '09 is in L.A., composing and directing musicals. And he just won a “Best Musical” award at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.

Posted Date: August 17, 2015
Strawberry One Act Festival
Alumni

Recent Denison theatre alumni and a current student wrote and performed a play for NYC's Strawberry One Act Festival.

Posted Date: August 13, 2015
Alumni

Cleveland's renowned repertory theatre, Cinematheque, is directed by John Ewing '73.

Posted Date: August 4, 2015
Out of Sync by Katie Woods '13
Alumni

An original play first developed at Denison by Katie Woods '13, opens in Washington, D.C.

Posted Date: July 17, 2015

Two Denison students and one recent grad are plying the stage this summer in three productions.

Posted Date: July 13, 2015
Ben Jacoby
Alumni

Ben Jacoby '09 and Wendy Barrie Wilson ’78 are appearing in different plays with the same company this summer.

Posted Date: July 10, 2015

Ann Magnuson '78 returns to her rural roots in “Weird, Wild & Wonderful: Ann Magnuson presents An Evening of SurRURALism.”

Posted Date: June 23, 2015
Andrew Levitt ’01

Andrew Levitt ’01, alter ego of diva Nina West, will star as Barbra Streisand in a Columbus production.

Posted Date: May 29, 2015

Jacob Betts '15 has been awarded The David Rounds Theatre Prize for the “most promising graduating student in the theatre department.”

Posted Date: May 22, 2015

Jennifer Beck '15 has been awarded the Frederic K. W. Curry Theatre Award.

Posted Date: May 22, 2015

Winners of Theatre and Fine Arts scholarships for 2015-2016 announced at Theatre Department end-of-year celebration!

Posted Date: May 6, 2015

I AM JONATHAN -- An ensemble-created new work COMING SOON from Denison Theatre!

Posted Date: April 14, 2015
Hal Holbrook ’48

Hal Holbrook ’48 and Michael Eisner ’64 discuss some of the ways Denison set the stage for their careers, including the auspicious beginnings of Mark Twain Tonight!

Posted Date: February 23, 2015
Stever Carell

Steve Carell wows the crowd in Santa Barbara Film Festival Tribute for Outstanding Performer of the Year.

Posted Date: February 12, 2015

Denison University Theatre will present “The Importance of Being Earnest,” a delightful satire by Oscar Wilde.

Posted Date: February 12, 2015
Harvey Wilson Cordes Table

The Denison Theatre Department was awarded a citation by the Central Ohio Theatre Critics Circle for its work on the production of “Next to Normal.”

Posted Date: January 27, 2015
Megan Kellie '98

Megan Kellie ’98 is a comedian with Second City in Chicago and has illustrated a book "Someday a Bird Will Poop on You."

Posted Date: January 16, 2015

2016

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Denison will perform “MARGO VEIL, an entertainment,” by the college's playwright-in-residence, Len Jenkin.

Posted Date: April 14, 2016
Jeff Hatcher '80

Denison's Department of Theatre is celebrating a play with twice the DU spirit. The play is written by Jeff Hatcher '80 and directed by Geoffrey Nelson, visiting instructor of theatre this year at Denison.

Posted Date: April 14, 2016
Amanda DiMartini '13

Phi Beta Kappa has just hired Amanda DiMartini '13 as their social media specialist.

Posted Date: March 3, 2016
Ben Jacoby '09
Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Ben Jacoby '09 (Theatre & English), will take over the role of “Barry Mann” in Beautiful: The Carol King Musical at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre in NYC beginning March 1.

Posted Date: February 12, 2016
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Denison Theatre will take part in presenting the complete cycle of August Wilson plays throughout the year in the Columbus area.

Posted Date: January 11, 2016

2014

Cheryl McFarren debuts in "The Divine Sister."

Posted Date: December 11, 2014
Little Shop of Horrors

“Little Shop of Horrors” plays at Ace Morgan Theatre, November 13-20.

Posted Date: November 12, 2014
Thursday, November 6, 2014
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

A visit from the American Conservatory Theatre of San Francisco.

Posted Date: October 31, 2014
Saturday, November 1, 2014
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

The Available Light Theatre residency with the Department of Theatre continues with auditions for the company of actors, writers, designers, and technicians who will create the fourth play of our MainStage season!

Posted Date: October 31, 2014