Casting call! Chicago auditions begin soon

By: Marisa Caban Chief Photographer       Auditions for RSC’s production of “Chicago” will be 7-10 p.m. on Sept. 8-9 in the H.B. Atkinson Theatre. All students are welcome to audition regardless of prior experience or major, but must bring 16 bars of sheet music to perform on Sept. 8; accompaniment will be provided. […]

No secret here, RSC theatre hits a high note

Jennifer Byrd Editor-in-chief     The Student Theatre’s latest production, “The Secret Garden,” is yet another brilliantly acted and well choreographed musical to add to the long list of successful performances by RSC. Twelve-year-old Cassie Schafer plays Mary, a recently orphaned resident of British India who is sent to live with her hunchbacked uncle in England […]

10-minute plays short and sweet

  Jennifer Byrd News Editor On April 18, “Short and Sweet: A Ten Minute Play festival” opened at the H.B. Atkinson Theatre for a four-night run. Although it was free to attend, as it is for all students and seniors, it would have been well worth the cost of admission, plus some. Six plays, written, […]

Dream Act is hot topic at HSA event

Narges Taghavi Feature Editor The Hispanic Student Association hosted their annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration, Sept. 27 in the Campus Mall. The event consisted of a taco bar, music from Alegria Real and a salsa cook-off, as well as a panel of those affected by the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act who […]

The H.B. Atkinson Theatre staged a production of “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.”

By: Narges Taghavi, Feature Editor Rick Nelson, Professor of Theatre, provided a synopsis of the play. “A new and shocking version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale of depravity, lust, love and horror. On the fog-bound streets of Victorian-era London, Henry Jekyll’s experiments with exotic ‘powders and tinctures’ have brought forth his other self—Edward Hyde, […]