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Spring Choral Concert

Updated: September 29, 2020 | Tagged:

The W&J Choir and Camerata Singers will present John Rutter’s Requiem in memory of those lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. This virtual concert also includes W&J faculty, friends, and alumni from around the world who have been participating in online rehearsals. The concert will premiere on W&J’s YouTube channel on Friday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. and will…

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The Tempest

Updated: September 29, 2020 | Tagged: ,

“O, wonder!How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, That has such people in it!” Thought to be Shakespeare’s final play, The Tempest tells the story of a man who has grown bitter and weary having been isolated for a long time on a remote island… sound relatable?…

The Connections (Online Production)

Updated: September 29, 2020 | Tagged: ,

We are honored to present T. Scott Frank’s original play The Connections, which was originally scheduled for last spring. The annual Department of Communication Arts fall production will certainly be the first of its kind at W&J. Students and the playwright/director will have a unique opportunity to present this reworked play as an online performance.  The…

Theatre Slam

Updated: September 10, 2020 | Tagged: ,

What do you get when you lock student directors, writers and actors in the theatre overnight? COMBUSTION! EXPLOSION! (or as the poets say) SLAM! Join us Saturday, Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom for the annual experiment in “dangerous” theatre. As you can imagine, this year promises to be unique. W&J Student Theatre Company and Alpha…

Miscast Caberet

Updated: February 21, 2020 | Tagged:

Come out and see some great miscast performances! Students have rehearsed, memorized, and will now be performing in a role that they’ve always wanted but have never had the chance for. Come support your peers and enjoy a great show! Doors open at 7:00 p.m.!

W&J junior’s play selected for reading at national theater conference

Updated: March 25, 2019 | Tagged: ,

In early March, Washington & Jefferson College communication arts and English major Abigail Adams ’20 saw her play Don’t Worry, You’re Happy selected for a reading by professional actors at the Mid-American Theatre Conference held in Cleveland, Ohio.

Alumna Takes Dating Advice to Stage in New Musical Comedy

Updated: August 16, 2016 | Tagged: ,

Dara Gold ’12 is the author of “How To Be The Perfect Wingwoman,” an original, new musical that debuted during the Washington D.C. Capital Fringe Theatre Festival in July.

‘Intersect’ Brings Story of Race, Friendship and Diversity to Olin Stage

Updated: April 12, 2016 | Tagged:

Intersect, written and directed by W&J Communication Arts Professor William Cameron, runs April 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin.

Eye of God Opens on Olin Fine Arts Center Stage

Updated: April 23, 2015 | Tagged: ,

Eye of God runs April 23-25 in Olin Fine Arts Center Theatre on the W&J campus.

American Shakespeare Center Brings Much Ado About Nothing to Olin

Updated: March 13, 2015 | Tagged: ,

The W&J College Arts Series continues March 25 with The American Shakespeare Center Method in Madness Tour production of Much Ado About Nothing.