The poster that hangs inside her office signifies what was supposed to be her goodbye to the University of La Verne.
“Cloud 9,” written by Caryl Churchill, opened last night in the University of La Verne’s Dailey Theatre. The play, which addresses the oppression of sexual preferences and gender roles throughout society, follows the lives of a family that ages 25 years between acts, while the world ages more than 100 years.
Questioning gender specific roles while attacking oppressive and racist ideologies, is the dramatic formula that Caryl Churchill relies on for her play “Cloud Nine.”
Michael Keck returned to the intimate Cabaret Theatre at the University of La Verne this week to work with new material and music as he prepared an updated version of “Voices in the Rain – The Struggle for Survival and Hope” which he will perform in October at the Merle Reskin Theatre in Chicago.
The University of La Verne will be taking 26-30 people to its 22nd year at the Ashland Oregon Shakespeare Festival on June 30-July 8. The festival will showcase eight plays in the Elizabethan Theater, Black Swan and Angus Bowmer Theater.
When one pictures Don Juan, a precise image comes to mind. A dark and mysterious man, clad in a black cape holding a crimson rose between his teeth. Don Juan, the Latin lover; the greatest lover in the world. This stereotype will be transformed by Georgji Paro, director of the Croatian National Theater, and actor […]
For more than two months, patience, hard work and dedication have defined the University of La Verne’s Department of Theatre Arts in its ventures of bringing to life “Don Juan,” a classic comedy by famous French playwright Moliére.
The New Shanghai Circus is based on the Olympic-caliber performance to the 2,500-year history of Chinese acrobatics.
In January and February of each year, regional festivals are showcased by the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festivals to encourage and recognize the finest work produced in university and college theater programs. Theater students from the University of La Verne participated in the event, which took place at California State University, Fresno.
In recognition of African-American History Month, the University of La Verne Department of Theatre Arts in conjunction with the Associated Student Federation (ASF) Forum and the Steven Kent Institute of Conscious Acting, present John O’Neal in “Stories from the Life and Writing of Junebug Jabbo Jones.”