"Society does not move on its own; it has to be pushed." - Augusto Boal Giving Voice, Missouri State University's troupe dedicated to diversity and empowerment, is holding auditions to gain new members! This theatre-based group is an "organization at Missouri State University that strives to represent the … [Read more...] about Giving Voice Needs People Who Want to Make a Difference!
Did you know there's a student troupe that travels and performs for local Springfield-area schools housed right here in the Department of Theatre and Dance? Well, there is! They are absolutely remarkable, and they are known as the In-School Players. In-School Players is a small group of Missouri State University students that travels to local elementary schools and … [Read more...] about Missouri State University’s In-School Players
"Laura is one of the most empathetic, supportive, and kind-hearted students in the Theatre and Dance Department." This week’s Student Spotlight is over the incredible and sweet Laura Frost! Laura is a senior in the Bachelor of Science in Speech and Theatre Education program. Her work includes directing Disney's the Aristocats Kids with the Springfield Little Theatre … [Read more...] about Student Spotlight: Laura Frost
Today is the day; Directing II One-Acts are underway! This semester's Directing II class, known as Bounce Back! Productions, features four incredibly talented student directors and their actors doing amazing work that they cannot wait to share with you. Each brings a different story to life and is sure to captivate you from the comfort of your home. Enigma, by … [Read more...] about Bounce Back! Productions Presents One-Acts!
The Directing II class is back this semester and ready to see and utilize more amazing talent. Their class, Bounce Back! Productions, is holding auditions for this semester’s one-acts! Enigma, written by Floyd Dell and directed by Jeremy Ashley- "A story of love, miscommunication, misdirection, and heartbreak." Accused of Comedy, written by Carl L. Williams and directed … [Read more...] about Directing II One-Act Auditions