All posts tagged "theater"

  • Acting out

    Professor Tom Schwans entered stage left into the world of theater before he was in high school. Schwans was introduced to the world of theatre by his sister. While she preparing for her role as the high...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Sherman Ave building to be new QU theater

    Quinnipiac’s theater department will be getting a new space to work and perform at on Sherman Avenue. The building, located at 515 Sherman Ave., is a property that was purchased by the university in 1974, according to...

    • Posted March 9, 2017
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  • The killer joke

    Sometimes laughter isn’t the best medicine. Quinnipiac’s theater department proved that fact in its four productions of Sarah Ruhl’s “The Clean House,” directed by Keely Baisden Knudsen, this past weekend.The comedy follows the stories of five wacky...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • Bobcats on the big stage

    Over the weekend, a group of 35 Quinnipiac students, in association with the QU Theater for Community, ventured out into the Big Apple for the New Play Festival. This festival, held in the Abingdon Theatre, is a...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • ‘Spring Awakening’ explores issues of sexuality on stage

    Quinnipiac’s Theater for Community takes the Buckman stage once again with a musical adaptation of Frank Wedekind’s “Spring Awakening.” Set in 19th century Germany, the play focuses on a sexually oppressive culture and its erotic fantasies. The...

    • Posted November 12, 2015
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  • One for the history books

    Quinnipiac University’s Theatre for Community took the audience back in time with its production of Horton Foote’s “1918.” The show ran from April 16-19 and was directed by Dr. Crystal Brian, a theater professor at Quinnipiac. The...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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  • Students run the show

    The curtains have closed on the second annual New Play Festival. On Feb. 14, students performed their own productions in New York City. The festival was held in the June Havoc Theater located off Broadway. The New...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • Theater for the Community presents Shakespeare

    Theater for the Community will perform “Much Ado About Nothing” this weekend in Buckman Theater. The show will open on Thursday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m. The other performances are scheduled for April 11 at 7:30 p.m.,...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • ‘Immaculate’ reception of Drama Department’s most recent play

    A young woman named Mia, played by sophomore Nicki Palmer, is dumbfounded to find she is pregnant even though she hasn’t sex for the past year. Before she knows it, three men are knocking at her door...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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