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April 21st, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 21 - 7:30pm

April 22nd, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 22 - 7:30pm

April 23rd, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 23 - 2:00pm

April 28th, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 28 - 7:30pm

April 29th, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 29 - 7:30pm

April 30th, 2023

Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone

Join the Theatre Department for a wild ride of a musical.

Location

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Date & Time

April 30 - 2:00pm

 

Theatre News

  • Assistant Professor of Theatre Gabriel Peña
    Meet Our World-Class Faculty: Gabriel Peña

    A conversation with new Assistant Professor of Theatre Gabriel Peña.

  •    A group of Southwestern students in Edinburgh.
    Devised Theatre Performance in Scotland

    A group of Southwestern students took their devised theater play, The G.H.O.S.T. Unit: The Live Event, to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

  • https://www.ghostunitlive.com/
    G.H.O.S.T. Unit Takes Theater to New Dimensions at Southwestern

    What happens when you start a devised theater project with three Southwestern University students and the Anton Checkov play, The Cherry Orchard? You end up with a nationally recognized production called G.H.O.S.T. Unit: The Live Event.

  • James Venhaus '91 faces the camera in front of outdoor scenery. He is wearing a striped shirt and glasses.
    The Tale of a Playwright

    James Venhaus ’91 details his story as a published playwright and fine arts educator, sharing wisdom based on his real-world experiences with the theatre industry for the benefit of current and future Southwestern theatre students.

  • Jasmine Thomas '12 is depicted teaching. She is wearing a black shirt with a name tag, golden earrings, and glasses. Behind her is a yellow shelf with a globe sitting on top of it.
    Theatre in the Classroom

    Jasmine Renee Thomas ’12 shares her past experiences as a Southwestern theatre student and how they set the stage for her personal and professional development as an educator.

  • Christi Rodriguez Cottrell ’98
    A Lawyer’s Appeal for Theatre

    Christi Rodriguez Cottrell ’98 shares how her background in theatre has become an asset for her career in law.

  • Photo by Carlos Barron
    SU Exports “The Fall of Don Swan” to Scotland

    “Texas Beauty Pageant Murder: The Fall of Don Swan”

  • Rachel Hancock ’14
    Painting for a Cause

    Southwestern alumna Rachel Hancock ’14 uses her abilities to help a community she loves.

  • Hollywood Sign
    Writing Dreams into Reality

    Television and film writer Samantha Montgomery McIntyre ’97 looks back at how SU shaped her vision for a creative career, and how chasing dreams in LA led to creating her debut feature film, Unicorn Store.

  • Susan Slagle Rogers ’83
    From Southwestern to Hollywood

    A panda who becomes a kung fu master. A snail who wins the Indianapolis 500. These underdog stories have been big hits for Hollywood. They have also helped establish Susan Slagle Rogers ’83 as one of the animation industry’s most talented producers.