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1 Day of the Dead festival returns to UNI
Mathes Henle--Carly (Student--2022), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:15, p.04
10/17/2022 The second annual Day of the Dead festival, put on by the Multicultural Theatrical Society (MTS), will be held at the Bertha Martin Theater to honor the Latino community on campus. Carly Mathes Henle interviews Co-Vice President of MTS Julie Matta; photo.
2 Day of the Dead Festival to be hosted at UNI
Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:18, p.2
10/28/2021 A Day of the Dead festival will happen on November 1, hosted by the UNIdos and Multicultural Theatre Society on campus. Read in Spanish on page 5 and see photo; photo.
3 El Festival del Dia de los Muertos llegara a UNI
Mendez Aguilar -- Mario (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:18, p.5
10/28/2021 A Day of the Dead festival will happen on November 1, hosted by the UNIdos and Multicultural Theatre Society on campus. Read in English on page 1 and see photo; photo.
4 Student directors prepare 10-minute plays
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:26, p.04
12/9/2019 Eleven 19-minute plays will be presented by Professor Amy Ostinski's directing class on Thursday, December 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Bertha Martin Theater in Strayer-Wood Theatre. The doors open at 7:15 p.m. and the event is free and open to the public.
5 Exploring representation in theatre
Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:3, p.05
9/9/2019 TheatreUNI put on a compelling performance on September 6 and 7, 2019 that explored representation in the theater industry. It was produced over the summer by two assistant directors and asked tough questions about race and sex in our modern age. The show was well done and had a good mix of humor and laughs alongside the serious topic; photo.
6 Play created for kids on autism spectrum
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:50, p.04
4/18/2019 'To Touch the Moon' is an immersive theatre production meant to stimulate and engage audience members with developmental disorders. The production is centered around the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.
7 Directing class presents '10-Minute Plays'
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:51, p.05
4/16/2018 A directing class will perform 11 10-minute plays which will be directed by the students.
8 "Independence" paints picture of troubled home
Mattox--Colin (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:13, p.5
10/12/2015 Theater Critic Colin Mattox reviews TheatreUNI's "Independence" and gives it a thumbs up.
9 Theatre UNI's Theatre Thursday for 'Avenue Q'
Public Relations News Release 2014:174, p.1
2/5/2015 Theatre Thursday is a gathering of UNI Theatre students, faculty, staff, and countless others after the opening night performance of Theatre UNI productions. The next event will be after the 'Avenue Q' performance on February 26.
10 'Mauritius' brings stamp collecting to extremes
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:41, p.4
3/3/2014 The play "Mauritius", written by Theresa Rebeck, is all about greed. When their mother passes away, two siblings fight over the book of stamps that was left to them. The show is dramatic and fast paced; photo.
11 Theatre UNI to present 'Mauritius'
Public Relations News Release 2013:177, p.1
2/12/2014 Theatre UNI will present "Mauritius" February 27 through March 8. Many students and faculty are helping with the production. Tickets are $14 for adults and free for UNI students.
12 Miller presents 'Self!' to UNI: Artist gives intimate performance about identity
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:28, p.6
12/13/2013 Tim Miller gave a performance entitled, "Performance! Body! Self!" for an audience at UNI. Miller's performance was an artistic description of his life. The audience responded well to the performance; photo.
13 Theatre UNI to present 'The American Way of Eating'
Public Relations News Release 2013:68, p.1
9/25/2013 UNI will present, "The American Way of Eating" in the Bertha Martin Theatre. The play was adapted form the best-selling book "The American Way of Eating", showing how American food is harvested and prepared.
14 UNISTA celebrates tradition, brings back 'Broadway'
Rubenbauer--Andrew (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:42, p.6
3/12/2013 The UNI Student Theatre Association presented their seventh annual 10-Minute Play Festival featuring six different plays written and performed by UNI students. They also did a Best of Broadway showcase.
15 Students perform original play for autistic children
Kray--Jessica Marie (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:36, p.6
2/19/2013 Student cast members of "Playful Inventions" put on a play for children with autism. The play was meant to create an inclusive environment for the kids; photo.
16 UNI Sturgis Youth Theatre to offer "The Spell of Sleeping Beauty"
Public Relations News Release 2012:1, p.1
7/3/2012 Gretta Berghammer will direct area youth; grades fourth and higher in summer production. Berghammer founded the project in 1999.
17 'The Yellow Boat' explores life with AIDS through a child's eyes
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:25, p.6
12/2/2011 Student Theatre Association to present play. Based on a true story, the play uses drama to address a real life situation.
18 Scripts needed for 10-Minute Play Festival
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:15, p.6
10/18/2011 Student Theatre Association is accepting scripts for the sixth annual play festival. The deadline for submission is December 17. Following the selection of directors and actors, the festival will be held March 24 and 25.
19 Sturgis Youth Theater Offers 'Aladdin,' a Summer Production for Youth
Public Relations News Release 2011:2, p.1
7/5/2011 The Sturgis Youth Theater will put on 'Aladdin' as part of the Summer Production for Youth series.
20 'On the Verge' showcases the journey of three explorers
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:43, p.5
3/11/2011 Play to be held in the Bertha Martin Theatre. Cast consists of three female actors.
21 "What I Did Last Summer" captures plight of adolescence and conflict
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:11, p.9
10/6/2009 The A. R. Gurney play is being performed at the Strayer-Wood Theatre. A well-crafted set created a neat atmosphere of the house and the rugged outdoorsy feel of Anna's residence.
22 "What I Did Last Summer" set to appear at Strayer-Wood Theatre
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:9, p.10
9/29/2009 Bertha Martin Theatre to host A. R. Gurney's comic drama, "What I Did Last Summer".
23 Strayer-Wood Theatre to open season with 'What I Did Last Summer'
Public Relations News Release 2009:66, p.1
9/18/2009 Set on the shores of Lake Erie near Buffalo, N. Y., in 1945, the play is a coming of age story about a 14-year-old boy, Charlie, who is trying to find his own identity separate from that of his middle-class parents. Cast members are listed.
24 Torn between two loves
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:50, p.5
4/17/2009 Review of Sarah Ruhl's play, "Eurydice". The play will be performed in the Bertha Martin Theatre.
25 Theatre UNI presents 'Eurydice'
Public Relations News Release 2008:442, p.1
4/3/2009 Eurydice is a modern interpretation of the myth of Greek musician and poet, Orpheus. Directed by Richard Glockner, the cast production features Julie Baldwin and Michael Owen Achenbach as the young lovers.
26 Aspiring principals to role play handling agitated visitors as part of UNI class
Public Relations News Release 2007:735, p.1
6/18/2008 Nick Pace's "Change and Transformation" class will take the the role of principals, when an "actor" portraying a professor, practicing administrator, community member or other constituent comes to see them about an issue.
27 Play festival provides entertainment for all
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:42, p.2
3/11/2008 Second Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival hosts twelve original plays performed, written, or directed by students or staff.
28 UNI V-Day sponsors activities
Northern Iowan 104:35, p.4
2/15/2008 V-Month includes a self defense seminar, poetry slam, music night, film night, and two performances of the "Vagina Monologues".
29 Theatre UNI is on "Cloud 9"
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:12, p.7
10/5/2007 A look at the play, "Cloud 9".
30 Theatre UNI presents "Cloud 9"
Public Relations News Release 2007:169, p.1
9/21/2007 "Cloud 9" will be presented October 18 - November 3 in the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
31 Theatre UNI plays to be previewed Tuesday, August 28 and September 4
Public Relations News Release 2007:113, p.1
8/22/2007 "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Cloud 9" will be shared during a Directors/Designers' Presentation.
32 What's going on
Northern Iowan 103:26, p.9
12/1/2006 Schedule of activities on and off campus.
33 Theatre UNI presents "Antigone"
Knutsen--Jillian M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:7, p.9
9/19/2006 Theatre UNI opens with a classic, timeless story.
34 Urban legends; Strayer-Wood's Zelda a 'friendly' ghost
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:15, p.9
10/19/2004 Description of ghost sightings in the Strayer-Wood Theatre; photo.
35 Theatre UNI to perform 'Ubu Roi'
Mourzenko--Lev (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:10, p.10
10/1/2004 Theatre UNI to open season with politicized spoof of "Macbeth."
36 Theatre UNI to open new season with 'Ubu Roi'
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/29/2004 Spoof of 'Macbeth' to run for two weeks.
37 Director and designers presentation for Theatre UNI's upcoming 'Ubu Roi' set for Wednesday, Sept. 8
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/3/2004 Scott Nice will present his interpretation and spoof of 'Macbeth'.
38 Memories of Ghost haunt poor Cliffy
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:53, p.9
4/23/2004 Review of Theatre UNI production of Henrik Ibsen's "Ghosts".
39 Ibsen's Ghosts comes to haunt UNI's Theatre
Smith--Jessica Dee (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:49, p.7
4/9/2004 Ibsen's "Ghosts" to be performed in the Bertha Martin Theatre; cast and crew listed.
40 Theatre UNI institutes 'Conversations with the Community'
Public Relations News Release 2002:134, p.1
10/18/2002 Jay Edelnant and Karen Mitchell will talk about play selection in the first of three conversation series.
41 'Kill Hamlet' One-Man Play, to be Performed at UNI Oct. 23; Production Part of Focus on Austria Series
Public Relations News Release 1985:90, p.1
10/17/1985 The Narrnkastl Theatre of Vienna will perform a one-man play written by Zijah A. Sokolovic called 'Kill Hamlet'.
42 '110 in the Shade' starts soon
Northern Iowan 76:13, p.6
10/16/1979 Performed in a "three quarter round" setting in the Bertha Martin Studio Theatre, '110 in the Shade" will open soon.
43 The 75th annual Commencement exercises will be held June 2 at 9:30 a.m. in the Men's gymnasium
Public Relations News Release 1950:367, p.1
5/17/1951 President J. W. Maucker will present the traditional Purple and Old Gold awards to graduates outstanding in scholarship and extra-curricular achievement. He'll also name the winners of ten special scholarships.
44 High school teachers and students
Public Relations News Release 1930:311, p.1
4/6/1931 First High School Drama Conference to be held on April 11; schedule given.
45 Plans under way for Bertha Martin Memorial Theater; Theta Alpha Phi fraternity and Playcraft Club cooperate to support program and raise funds
College Eye 21:9, p.1
11/8/1929 Program launched last Saturday with fifty people from around Iowa in attendance; will be tribute to Professor Martin's strong influence.
46 A memorial theater on the Iowa State Teachers campus
Public Relations News Release 1929:47, p.1
11/6/1929 A proposal for a theater to be named after the late Bertha Martin.

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