All the latest news from Stephens College
June 18, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST) kicked off its 61st season in Spirit Lake, Iowa, with the musical “Godspell” from June 12-17.
June 7, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
*Delainey Phillips ’18*, a recent graduate of the Stephens College theatre program and the School of Creative and Performing Arts, has been selected as the Constance W. McMillin Fellow for the 2018-19 theatrical season. The fellowship is funded by Constance McMillin ’59. McMillin is a long-term supporter of both Stephens and Theater Works, which is located in Peoria, Ariz., where she now makes her home.
April 25, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, Dance
Stephens College is pleased to announce that students in the Dance program will join Theatre program students at Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST) in Spirit Lake, Iowa, for summer one of their three-year, two-summer B.F.A. program.
April 11, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Stephens College graduating seniors displayed their flair for theatre and musical theatre during the Senior Showcase on April 9 at the Folly Theater in Kansas City.
February 2, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST), Stephens College’s summer-stock theatre in Spirit Lake, Iowa, has announced Stephen Brotebeck as artistic director. Resident actor Rob Doyen, a longtime Stephens theatre arts professor, also will serve this summer as associate artistic director.
January 26, 2018 | Tags: School of Design, Theatre, School of Creative & Performing Arts
Members of Creative Ink, Stephens College’s student-run marketing firm, recently designed promotional materials for the upcoming Playhouse Theatre Company’s production of “The Heiress,” which runs Feb. 2-4 and 9-10 in the Macklanburg Playhouse.
January 12, 2018 | Tags: Alumnae Achievement, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Dr. Gail Humphries Mardirosian, dean of the School of Creative and Performing Arts, has long believed in the power of theater for social change. She hopes her musical staged reading “Traces in the Wind,” a tribute to three women who survived the Holocaust through the sustenance of their art, will do just that when it is performed from Jan. 19-20 for high school students and community members in Peoria, Ariz. The cast of Stephens alumnae have already performed the tone poem of remembrance twice in Washington, D.C., debuting at the International Psychoanalytical Conference and shown again at the Embassy of the Czech Republic.
December 12, 2017 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Anna Torchia ’17 was 13 and playing a munchkin in a community theater production of “The Wizard of Oz” when she first heard about Stephens College. The young woman playing Dorothy told her she would be attending Stephens and that Toto was coming to college, too.
December 1, 2017 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
For anyone who has seen Jennie Greenberry ’08 take the stage, she is clearly an acting-singing-dancing sensation on the rise. Even the Los Angeles Times has called Greenberry, who graduated from Stephens College with a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts, “a star in the making.”
November 27, 2017 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, Dance
Even before auditions in mid-October, Carol Schuberg was working to prepare performing arts students for the demands of “Anything Goes,” Cole Porter’s fabulous and funny musical extravaganza that opens Dec. 1 in the Macklanburg Playhouse.
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