What started as a typical light-hearted comedy turned out to be a show covering different social issues, from anti-semitism to feminism to the struggle of class within a wealthy Venetian society, as the Dailey Theater premiered William Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice.”
Tag Archives | stephanie aguilar
William Shakespeare will take center stage at Dailey Theatre tonight as the theater department presents “The Merchant of Venice.”
The Greek drama “The House of Atreus” by Aeschylus is the most recent production by the University of La Verne’s theater department.
Laughter, gasps and sobs are all that can communicate Kevin Greene’s senior thesis performance of Paula Vogel’s “The Baltimore Waltz” put on by the theater department.
The new production offers an audience member a look into the taboo, yet interesting topic of sin.
Although Carol Stephenson has hectic days, which include teaching classes and private lessons at both Mt. SAC and the University of La Verne, she is still able to perform in the musical “Quilters” at the Center Theatre in Whittier.
The new smoking policy, which took effect Jan. 1 and banishes smokers to parking lots and a few designated smoking areas, is getting mixed reviews from students and staff, who also note that its enforcement so far has been spotty.
For the latest production from the theater department, Pomona street gangs invaded the ULV campus, running wild within Dailey Theatre. The play, “The Sport of My Mad Mother,” is comparable to the 1980s film “Sixteen Candles,” if you add blood, guns and death with a gothic twist.
“The Sport of My Mad Mother,” now playing in Dailey Theatre, is not your typical play.
William Shakespeare’s classic comedy “Twelfth Night,” which opened last night, should delight audience members.