Starkle Dream Up. Stephens College

All the latest news from Stephens College

School of Creative & Performing Arts

Arts Day students

Stephens students participate in annual Citizens for the Arts Day

February 8, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Three Stephens College School of Creative and Performing Arts students, Sarah Martin ’19, Erika Martinez ’19 and Hope Pena ’19, attended the Citizens for the Arts Day on Feb. 6 at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Mo. This year marked the fourth time the School of Creative and Performing Arts participated in the event that is annually hosted by Missouri Citizens for the Arts (MCA).



Annie

Okoboji Summer Theatre announces its 62nd season

February 7, 2019 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST), owned and operated by Stephens College, is proud to announce its 2019 season in Spirit Lake, Iowa.  Celebrating 62 years this season, OST is a professional summer-stock company, featuring advanced students at Stephens participating as a part of their B.F.A. program and professional guest artists from across the country creating nine main-stage productions and four Boji Bantam Children’s Theatre productions in 10 weeks each season.



KCACTF group

Winona Wiley ’19 earns regional KCACTF theatre award

February 4, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Stephens College theatre student Winona Wiley ’19 recently received Honorable Mention in the National Dramaturgy Competition of the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) in Sioux Falls, S.D.



dance studio

Stephens to host second annual Experience Stephens: Dance event on March 2

January 17, 2019 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Admissions, Dance

Stephens College will host its second annual Experience Stephens: Dance event, which will allow prospective students to hone their craft in free master classes while exploring all that the College has to offer. The daylong event, which will be held on March 2, will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



Leader of the Pack

Photo Feature: ‘Leader of the Pack’

December 5, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

The Stephens College Playhouse Theatre Company recently produced the Tony Award-winning musical “Leader of the Pack” in the Macklanburg Playhouse. The musical retrospective celebrates the life and times of Ellie Greenwich, whose doo-wop sounds skyrocketed to the top of the ’60s charts. 



A March Family Christmas

'A March Family Christmas' leverages student talent to offer interactive holiday experience

December 4, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts

A Columbia tradition continues this week as the School of Creative and Performing Arts shares “A March Family Christmas” with local audiences.



ChaseThompson

Associate Professor Chase Thompson shows photography series at Montminy Art Gallery

December 3, 2018 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

The work of Associate Professor Chase Thompson is part of a new photography exhibit at the Boone County History and Culture Center. The series of photographs, titled Divided By Time: Columbia, Missouri 1907-2017, is on showcase now through Jan. 27 at the Montminy Art Gallery.



Marian group

Photo Feature: ‘Marian’

October 29, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

The Stephens College Playhouse Theatre Company recently produced “Marian, or the True Tale of Robin Hood” in the Macklanburg Playhouse.



book launch

Stephens inaugural M.F.A. class publishes book of essays

September 27, 2018 | Tags: Alumnae Achievement, School of Creative & Performing Arts

Stephens College’s M.F.A. program now proudly boasts “When Women Wrote Hollywood,” a book of essays that focuses on the lives of female screenwriters of Golden Age Hollywood. The book, which published in July, is written by members of the inaugural graduating class of the Stephens M.F.A. in TV and Screenwriting.



Stephens Logo

Stephens College, Columbia Art League form partnership

September 17, 2018 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Creative & Performing Arts

This year, an even broader, richer arts experience is in store for those who patronize the Macklanburg Playhouse. Stephens College and the Columbia Art League have partnered to create pop-up art shows coinciding with plays produced by the School of Creative and Performing Arts.



Office of Marketing & Communications

Public Relations & Media Inquiries
[email protected]
(573) 876-7111, Ext. 4111

Most computers will open PDF documents automatically, but you may need to download Adobe Reader.