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Scott Worley as Trevor adn Sierra Peck as Susannah in Bedroom Farce

Bedroom Farce Plays out on EWU Stage

May 25, 2017

Turmoil or ultimate forgiveness? The developing scenes of the EWU Theater Department’s new production, “Bedroom Farce,” produces a peculiar mood where ...

Hannah McLaughlin (Kate) and right Scott Worley (Trevor)

“Bedroom Farce” Comes to EWU

April 27, 2017

EWU theater department returns with a new comedy production, “Bedroom Farce.” The new production will open on the EWU Theatre’s Main Stage May 12. ...

Kate Monster (Hannah McLaughlin) and Princeton (Scott Worley) sing

“Avenue Q” Wows

March 9, 2017

Walking into EWU’s Mainstage Theatre, I didn’t know what to expect from a musical called “Avenue Q.” I had heard the ample warnings of its adult...

Events Jan. 12-18

January 12, 2017

INB Performing Arts Center Pippin When: January 12 - 15 Time: Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.  Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sunday at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Where: INB Performing Arts Center Cost: $32.50 - $72.50 (depending on seating) About: Pippin is a Tony award winning broadway musical. “Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and so...

Shakespeare’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ comes to EWU as a musical

By Brad Brown, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2016

“Love’s Labour’s Lost: The Musical” – a musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy – is scheduled to open March 4 at EWU’s University Theatre. Students and faculty have come together to produce an abridged version of Shakespeare’s classic with a blend of contemporary rock music for the theater program’s winter production. The first of two weekend...

Letter to the Editor – Response to “Theater capstone class pumps out plays”

By Ryan Hartwell, EWU Student

May 31, 2015

Dear Mr. Elliston, This is the director of “Passing” speaking. I really appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge the capstone productions that are playing soon. I would like to point out some inconsistencies with the current article explaining what the play “Passing” is about. The first thing I need to point out is your reference to “... a gentleman in ...

‘Julius Caesar’ takes a stand on Eastern’s campus

‘Julius Caesar’ takes a stand on Eastern’s campus

April 25, 2014

On April 24 at 7:30 p.m., the theater capstone class will present their rendition of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” at the EWU Theatre. Theate...

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Alyssa Day and Ethan Lewan performed opening night of “The Fantasticks“ on Nov. 15.

Plums not too ripe for ’Fantasticks’

November 25, 2013

By Rebekah Frank staff writer [email protected] On Nov. 15 students filed into the EWU Theatre to experience opening night of the musical, “The Fantasticks.“ This musical is a romance, but it has a bit of a twist t...

Transfer student cast to play lead role in EWU Theatre's fall production

Transfer student cast to play lead role in EWU Theatre’s fall production

November 7, 2012

  “[Theater] is the way I get through every day, and it’s the reason I want to get through every day,” said David Logghe, junior theate...

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