The Missouri State University Department of Theatre and Dance is back in the game with its first in-person production this year! That's right! The spring 2021 Mainstage season is opening with live performances of Everybody by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins! It is a morality play described by Dr. Kyle A. Thomas, director of this production, as "about facing the realities and anxieties … [Read more...] about The Spring 2021 T&D Mainstages Commence with “Everybody!”
That's right, folks- the brand-new Tent Theatre permanent structure is underway! Thursday, April 8th was an eventful day for all Tent Theatre members and patrons as it marked the beginning of Tent Theatre's next exciting chapter! It was only 58 years ago that Robert Gilmore and Irene Coger worked together to create a new summer performance venue that would be … [Read more...] about The New Tent Theatre Structure Breaks Ground!
Tent Theatre's 59th season for the summer of 2021 has officially been released! Let's see what Tent has in store for us: First, we have Beehive: The 60's Musical! This timeless and groovy celebration of female empowerment created by Larry Gallagher features six strong rock/pop/R&B female vocalists singing and dancing to some of the 60's greatest female … [Read more...] about Tent Theatre Summer 2021 Season Announcement!
"A true renaissance man, I feel like there’s no skill or task he can’t master if he puts his mind to it." This week’s Student Spotlight is over the genuine and hilarious Cole Trumble! Cole is a senior in the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design, Tech, and Stage Management program with an emphasis in Properties. His work includes Properties Assistant for She Stoops to … [Read more...] about Student Spotlight: Cole Trumble
Breaking news, breaking news! The Missouri State University Department of Theatre and Dance's 2021-2022 academic season has officially been released! The theatre and dance department will have a jam-packed academic season showcasing a huge variety of theatre and dramatic literature! In the fall, the productions will include: The Ordinary Days musical by … [Read more...] about Season Announcement, Season Announcement!