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1 Rocky Horror production features UNI faculty, students
Coloff--Sydney (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:35, p.1
2/17/2022 The Waterloo Community Playhouse's production of the Rocky Horror Show will be performed February 25-27 and March 3-6. There are multiple people in the production associated with UNI; photo.
2 'Legacy of Light' empowers women
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:36, p.04
2/18/2019 'Legacy of Light' show to be put on by Theatre UNI in Strayer-Wood Theatre from February 21st to March 3rd. The play is based on the true story of a French scientist, Émilie du Châtelet (played by Dani Schmaltz); photo.
3 Theatre presents 'Genuine Cigaretts'
Hauer--Sydney (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 144:22, p.04
11/9/2017 "Genuine Cigarettes" is going to be presented by the UNI Interpreters Theatre. The one act play will be stage read with the actors reading off a script during the performance. The play covers concepts related to mental health, relationships, dependency, and alcoholism.
4 Sean Lewis comes to UNI to perform 'Dogs of Rwanda'
Public Relations News Release 2014:206, p.1
3/11/2015 Sean Lewis will be at UNI on March 26, in Lang Hall, Room 40 to perform 'Dogs of Rwanda'. Lewis is a playwright, solo performer, director, and actor and has won numerous awards in recent years.
5 Purple is Buddy's favorite color
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:24, p.4
11/20/2014 The Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts center is hosting a musical rendition of the popular Christmas movie "Elf".
6 Ren faire
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:15, p.1
10/20/2014 The renaissance atmosphere came to life on the grounds of Gallagher Bluedorn for the opening of the musical "Camelot"; photo.
7 Kaleidoscope series presents Rosa Parks play to children for MLK Day
Rubenbauer--Andrew (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:31, p.5
2/1/2013 "Walk on: the Rosa Parks story" was presented by Mad River Theater as part of the Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations.
8 Circus performers needed to audition for play at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2012:23, p.1
8/10/2012 Skills sought include; juggling, tightrope walking, belly dancing, face painting, stilt walking, acrobatics, baton twirling, and unicycling. All circius type performers urged to audition.
9 'The Chimes" to turn Dickens tale into musical comedy
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:25, p.6
12/2/2011 A forgotten Charles Dickens tale speaks the message of hope in hard times. "The Chimes" is based on an 1844 story. The performance is written and directed by Lampost founder, Jeff Hanson; photo.
10 Collaboration of theatre and politics
Public Relations News Release 2011:101, p.1
11/2/2011 UNI will host a week long collaboration project between the theatre companies, New York City's The TEAM (Theatre of the Emerging America Movement) and Portland Oregon's Sojurn Theater. The two companies will study the Iowa caucus and then create a play.
11 Hitchcock thrills at Oster Regent Theatre
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:18, p.7
10/28/2011 Oster Regent Theatre is returning to its roots. The third Alfred Hitchcock film to be shown is "The Man Who Knew Too Much". The movie shows at 2:00pm on October 30, 2011; photo.
12 Strayer-Wood Theatre announces 2011-2012 Season
Public Relations News Release 2011:22, p.1
9/6/2011 A line up of shows has been announced for the 2011-2012 season at the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
13 Former Prisoners to Present Prison Drama at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1972:68, p.1
10/8/1971 "The Cage," a drama, will be presented at 8 p.m. on Oct. 20 in the Auditorium.
14 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1972:63, p.1
10/6/1971 A scene from Shakespeare's comedy "A Midsummer Night's Dream" which will be presented by the New Shakespeare Company of San Francisco on Oct. 12 in the Auditorium.
15 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1972:63, p.1
10/6/1971 A scene from Shakespeare's comedy "A Midsummer Night's Dream" which will be presented by the New Shakespeare Company of San Francisco on Oct. 12 in the Auditorium.
16 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1972:63, p.1
10/6/1971 A scene from Shakespeare's comedy "A Midsummer Night's Dream" which will be presented by the New Shakespeare Company of San Francisco on Oct. 12 in the Auditorium.
17 UNI Fall Play Cast Announced
Public Relations News Release 1972:40, p.1
9/28/1971 Cast listing for the fall play, "Romeo and Juliet." Actors listed.
18 Moliere Play at UNI to Have Added Show July 28
Public Relations News Release 1971:745, p.1
7/27/1971 An addition performance of the play will be performed on July 28 due to high demand.
19 Spring for UNI Summer Play Open to Area Residents
Public Relations News Release 1971:676, p.1
6/15/1971 Try-outs are scheduled June 16-17 with performances on July 23, 24, 29, 30 and 31. The summer play will be "The Doctor in Spite of Himself."
20 "Marat/Sade" to be Presented by Theatre-UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:605, p.1
5/6/1971 "Marat/Sade" will be presented May 11-15 in the UNI Auditorium.
21 Cast for "Marat/Sade" Announcement
Public Relations News Release 1971:540, p.1
4/14/1971 List of cast for the upcoming play "The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat," is being directed by D. Terry Williams and is scheduled for presentation May 12-15.
22 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1971:465, p.1
3/16/1971 Maurice Jacquemont of Le Treteau de Paris (pictured), is presenting the play "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme" at UNI on March 21.
23 Iowa High School Students Expected to Attend French Play at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:457, p.1
3/16/1971 400 teachers and students from Iowa high schools are scheduled to attend the French classic comedy "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme," which will be presented March 21 at 7 p.m. in the UNI Auditorium.
24 Cutline No. 1
Public Relations News Release 1971:455, p.1
3/15/1971 Socrates (left), Mark Cervantes, casts a spell on Strepsiades, James Cada. This scene is from the UNI Theatre production of "The Clouds."
25 Cutline No. 2
Public Relations News Release 1971:455, p.1
3/15/1971 Strepsiades (left), James Cada tells Xanthias (standing), Mike Morrison, to wake his lazy son Pheideppides (right), Marv Hippen, while a slave, Mark Miller, sleeps on the floor. This scene is from the UNI Theatre production of "The Clouds."
26 Cutline No. 3
Public Relations News Release 1971:455, p.1
3/15/1971 Strepsiades (James Cada) begs the Clouds to help him find a way to cheat his creditors. This scene comes from the UNI play "The Clouds."
27 French Comedy to be Presented at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:450, p.1
3/12/1971 "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme" will be presented in the Auditorium on March 21.
28 Cutlines
Public Relations News Release 1971:422, p.1
3/1/1971 1. Robertson is in his NBC tour guide uniform giving a tour. 2. Robertson (front) is shown during a rehearsal of a 1967 UNI production. 3. Robertson shows this picture, along with his resume, to countless directors and producers when he auditions.
29 French Touring Company to Perform Moliere Play at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:391, p.1
2/17/1971 "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme" ("The Would-Be Gentleman" by Molitere will be presented by Le Treteau de Paris with Les Comediens des Champs-Elysees in the UNI Auditorium at 7 p.m. March 21. The play itself is being presented in the French language.
30 UNI Winter Play Announced
Public Relations News Release 1970:279, p.1
1/4/1971 The speech department has scheduled eight performances of its upcoming winter play, "Joe Egg" will which be presented in the Studio Theatre Feb. 17-20 and 24-27.
31 UNI to Present Young People's Theatre Production
Public Relations News Release 1970:212, p.1
11/23/1970 The speech department will present "The Crossroads," in the Auditorium, Dec, 10, 11 and 12; cast list
32 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1970:206, p.1
11/19/1970 From "Madame Butterfly". This scene shows Butterfly (Jan Dickinson) speaking to Lt. Pinkerton (Mike Pepper).
33 Cutline #10
Public Relations News Release 1970:205, p.1
11/19/1970 From "Madame Butterfly". This scene shows Sharpless (Bruce Bunger) reading Pinkerton's letter to Butterfly (Judy Drollinger).
34 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1970:175, p.1
11/11/1970 In this scene from "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," Richard Whean, Cathy Wallace and Vic Vail portray Charle Browing, Lucky and Linus.
35 Cutline #8
Public Relations News Release 1970:157, p.1
11/3/1970 A stern deacon, left, (Charles Whetzel) exchanges words with Thoreau (Tim Joy) in this scene from "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail."
36 Cutline #1
Public Relations News Release 1970:151, p.1
11/2/1970 Henry David Thoreau (Tim Joy) plays his imaginary flute as an escaped slave (Sam Dell) creeps up behind him.
37 Cutline #3
Public Relations News Release 1970:147, p.1
11/2/1970 Scene from "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" featuring Ralph Waldo Emerson's son (Sal Gordon) and Henry David Thoreau (Tim Joy).
38 Cutline #5
Public Relations News Release 1970:148, p.1
11/2/1970 Scene from "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" in which Henry David Thoreau (Tim Joy) attempts to discuss philosophy with an admirer (Denise Huey) during a boat ride across Walden Pond.
39 Cutline #7
Public Relations News Release 1970:150, p.1
11/2/1970 A stern deacon, left, played by Charles Whetzel objects to the liberal teaching methods of Thoreau (played by Tim Joy). This scene is from "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail."
40 Cutline #7
Public Relations News Release 1970:149, p.1
11/2/1970 Scene from "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail." Henry David Thoreau (Tim Joy) meets Ralph Waldo Emerson's son (Sal Gordon) whle the Emerons (Steve Stabenow and Martha Walker) look on.
41 Tickets on Sale for UNI Fall Play
Public Relations News Release 1970:143, p.1
10/30/1970 Tickets for "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" are now sale in the Union. The play will be performed in the Auditorium from Nov. 4-7.
42 UNI Summer Repertory Theatre to Present "Arsenic and Old Lace"
Public Relations News Release 1969:674, p.1
7/2/1970 The second production will be performed in the Studio Theatre 2 in Sabin Hall on July 8-12 and July 15-19.
43 UNI Summer Repertory Theatre Opens Season
Public Relations News Release 1969:656, p.1
6/22/1970 The season opens with the family comedy hit "Room Service" on Wed., June 24.
44 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1969:653, p.1
6/19/1970 Gritzner (right), Pudenz (center) and Stabenow (left) perform in a scene from "Room Service".
45 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1969:654, p.1
6/19/1970 Jennings (left), Gritzner (right), Somerville (center) perform in a scene from "Room Service".
46 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1969:655, p.1
6/19/1970 Marvin Hippen and Mary Lu Untz act a scene from "Room Service."
47 Summer Repertory Theatre Schedules Three Plays
Public Relations News Release 1969:635, p.1
6/10/1970 The Theatre has planned "A Comedy Carnival" which consists of the three plays: "Room Service," "Arsenic and Old Lace," and "Little Mary Sunshine." All performances will be head at UNI Studio Theatre; theatre buffet
48 Winter Play
Old Gold 0:0, p.90
6/1/1957 Ibsen's Ghosts was chosen as the winter production by the Languages, Speech and Literature Department; the play was directed by James H. Clay, the set was designed by Stanley Wood, and the costumes were made by Charlotte Lawton; photo.
49 Two One-Act Winter Plays by Fry
Old Gold 0:0, p.61
6/1/1955 Description of the two plays by Christopher Fry that took place in February, 1955; photos.
50 Mother's Day
Old Gold 0:0, p.91
6/1/1953 Mother's Day weekend is celebrated with teas, open houses, and the presentation of the spring play, "The Rivals"; photo.

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