All posts tagged "theater"

  • U of L theatre department opens with ‘Polaroid Stories’

    U of L’s Theatre Arts Department is kicking off its 2015-2016 season with Naomi Iizuka’s “Polaroid Stories.” Iizuka brings street reality to stage with her documentation of interviews from prostitutes, runaways and homeless youth. The framework of “Polaroid Stories”...

    • Posted October 13, 2015
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  • From auditions to opening night: CAMT hits refresh

    It’s a few minutes past 7 p.m. on a blustery fall Wednesday. Students quietly bustle inside the Red Barn. Three people paint a background black, finalizing the show’s simple set. Three guys move chairs onstage, while a...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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  • Actors Theatre brings Dickens’ classic to life

    By Ashley Sonne– The heartwarming classic “A Christmas Carol,” written by Charles Dickens, hits the stage at Actors Theatre of Louisville once again this holiday season. Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, Actors Theatre has performed the show...

    • Posted December 7, 2014
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  • Ten fun things to do in Louisville

    By Kristen Lotze– Louisville is a very diverse city with plenty of activities to offer. The following, in no particular order, is a list of fun things to do around the city: 1) Museums: Louisville is home...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Theater review: ‘Dead man walking’ takes audience on an amazing journey

    By: Cherrelle Marable Director Russell Vandenbroucke did an outstanding job recreating Tim Robbins’s play “Dead Man Walking,” based on the book of the same name, by Sister Helen Prejean. The play, which premiered at U of L’s Thrust...

    • Posted January 31, 2014
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  • One billion rise to end violence against women

    By Joey Yazell– “This show has a purpose and depth. It’s not anti-men and all pro-women. It’s information that all people need to know” said Barbara O’ Daniel. The production not only discusses violence towards women by...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • Cardinal Reviews: ‘Once Upon This Island’ presented by U of L

    By Esther Lee– “Once on This Island” tells the story of a young girl’s journey through first love, heartbreaking pain and finally hope. “Once on This Island” conveyed the most powerful human emotions in a visually astounding...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Much Ado about Shakespeare

    By Aimee Jewell– With Shakespeare spanning many millennia, college students are left wondering – why is the work of such an old, elevated guy being produced by a young, vibrant campus? Directed by James Tompkins, the Shakespearian...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Wicked flies back to Louisville for a third time

    By Esther Lee– “Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz” was a visually compelling and musically astounding theatrical experience. The past two weeks from Sept. 12 to Sept. 30, Louisville’s Kentucky Art Center featured the...

    • Posted October 2, 2012
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  • Theater Arts department announces 2012-2013 play season

    This year’s Theater Arts department main stage play season wraps up next week with “Plays: A Play” at the Thrust Theatre. But here’s what’s coming up next season: Shakin’ the Mess Outta Misery (written by Shay Youngblood)...

    • Posted April 6, 2012
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