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51 UNI's Strayer-Wood Theatre to present 'Guernica'
Public Relations News Release 2011:51, p.1
9/23/2011 The play "Guernica" will be performed on the Strayer-Wood Theatre stage.
52 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.
53 'Urinetown' wows audiences
Collins--Elizabeth Ann (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:51, p.6
4/19/2011 A satirical musical, which ran for three years on Broadway, was presented in the Strayer-Wood Theatre. The presentation was a collaborative effort of students and faculty; photo.
54 I Spy at UNI
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:49, p.1
4/12/2011 Faculty, staff, and students challenged to identify the mystery photo's location; photo.
55 UNI to present 'Urinetown: The Musical'
Public Relations News Release 2010:264, p.1
3/29/2011 "Urinetown" is a tale of greed, corruption, love and revolution in a time when water is scarce. A twenty year drought led to a government- enforced ban on private toilets, forcing citizens to pay to use public amenities.
56 Panther Portraits: 'On the Verge'
Allen--Justin Dale (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:39, p.5
2/25/2011 Scenes from the upcoming production at the Strayer-Wood Theatre; photo.
57 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present 'On the Berge (or The Geography of Yearning)'
Public Relations News Release 2010:207, p.1
2/8/2011 "On the Verge," is the story of a trio of female Victorian-era explorers who embark on a journey that takes them into Terra Incognita, the last undiscovered, unexplored piece of the globe.
58 Strayer-Wood Theatre student selected as finalist in Regional Theatre Festival
Northern Iowan 107:31, p.4
1/28/2011 Theatre students chosen to participate in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Five students were nominated and two were named Regional Finalists; photo.
59 Strayer-Wood Theatre presents 'Mother Hicks'
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:26, p.6
12/7/2010 Suzan Zeder and Greta Berghammer wrote the play. The setting is Southern Illinois during the Great Depression. The play is relevant today because many are facing similar uncertainties and concerns.
60 It's time to bleed purple and gold
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:16, p.10
10/22/2010 Homecoming is a great time to be proud of the University. Athletics, classroom success, national rankings, stage productions, virtual parade, tailgating, and campaniling are highlights of the weekend.
61 Strayer-Wood Theatre presents "She Stoops to Conquer"
Mabe--Talee F. (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.4
10/12/2010 Oliver Goldsmith's play shows close interpersonal relationships, especially between a father and his daughter; photo.
62 'She Stoops to Conquer' to be performed at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2010:78, p.1
9/30/2010 This comedy of mistaken identities has delighted audiences for more than two centuries with its language, elegant costumes and hilarity. Sparks fly when young urbanite Charles Marlow arrives at a country estate to court Kate Hardcastle.
63 Redefining "School Spirit"
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:2, p.10
8/31/2010 School spirit is not only supporting athletic teams, but supporting those students involved in national organizations and campus groups. Praise for one another is a great goal for all of us this year.
64 Strayer-Wood Theatre seeks deaf or hard-of-hearing male actor for 'Mother Hicks' production
Public Relations News Release 2010:13, p.1
8/18/2010 "Mother Hicks" will be directed by Gretta Berghammer, professor of theatre, and will open Dec. 2. The tale, told with poetry and sign language, chronicles the journeys taken by these three to find themselves and each other in a troubled time.
65 Sturgis Youth Theatre presents 'James and the Giant Peach,' July 22-25
Public Relations News Release 2009:497, p.1
7/14/2010 Based on the children's classic by Roald Dahl and dramatized by Richard George, "James and the Giant Peach' tells of the delightful adventures of James Henry Trotter as he dreams of escape. Students listed.
66 UNI Strayer-Wood Theatre presents 'The Mistakes Madeline Made'
Public Relations News Release 2009:470, p.1
5/28/2010 "The Mistakes Madeline Made," is a comical coming-of-age story about Edna, a young personal assistant who develops a fear of bathing. With the help of an unlikely friend, Edna struggles to confront the demons that have led her to her current situation.
67 Students see it free with Panther Pass
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:54, p.supplement 11
4/30/2010 Forty-seven dollars of student fees goes toward a Panther Pass. This pass allows free admission to all athletic events, School of Music performances, Strayer-Wood Theatre performances, and reduced prices to the Performing Arts Center; photo.
68 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present 'Count Dracula'
Public Relations News Release 2009:388, p.1
4/8/2010 Directed by Richard Glockner, the play is based on the novel by Bram Stoker and combines suspense with comedy. Production designers include scenery designer and associate professor of theatre Leonard Curti
69 UNI's Strayer-Wood Theatre hosts blood drive for Red Cross at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2009:374, p.1
4/5/2010 The Strayer-Wood Theatre will present Ted Tiller's "Count Dracula." Blood donors will receive a free T-shirt and a $2 discount on tickets to the "Count Dracula" performances.
70 Time ticks on until UNISTA's 10-Minute Play Festival
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:43, p.5
3/12/2010 Eight plays will be presented during the UNI Student Theatre Association's fourth annual festival. The plays are written by UNI students, directed by UNISTA members, and performed by twenty-five students.
71 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present Albee's 'Three Tall Women'
Public Relations News Release 2009:268, p.1
2/10/2010 Winner of the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for best drama, "Three Tall Women" tells the story of an elderly woman taking stock of her past while facing her inevitable passing; she must come to terms with the decisions, accomplishments and failures of her life.
72 Behind the curtain at Strayer-Wood Theatre
Taylor--Mary L. (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.16
1/1/2010 Quick look at the facilities for and the processes of theatrical productions; photo.
73 Strayer-Wood Theatre presentation of "Marat/Sade" pushes the boundaries
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:21, p.10
11/10/2009 Presentation is a play within a play. Real star of the show is guest costume designer, Cat Chow. Sounds of the insane members of the mob made Marat's speeches difficult to understand.
74 Ghosts and spirits in the Cedar Valley
Kenealy--Stephanie Rose (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:17, p.22
10/27/2009 Halloween brings the revival of haunted tales. Zelda supposedly lives in Strayer-Wood Theatre. Augie resides in Lawther Hall. Many tales are shared about the escapades of these two ghosts; photo.
75 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present Tony Award-winning work
Northern Iowan 106:17, p.18
10/27/2009 "Marat/Sade", a play by Peter Weiss, will be performed November 6-Nvember 15. Play won four Tony awards in 1966, including best play and best director.
76 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present Tony Award-winning work
Public Relations News Release 2009:127, p.1
10/23/2009 The Strayer-Wood Theatre will present the political drama "The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade," by Peter Weiss. Cast and faculty listed.
77 "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".
78 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.
79 "Passages to Palestine" tunes in the importance of Israeli-Palestinian conflict to students zoned out
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:4, p.1
9/11/2009 Strayer-Wood Theatre presentation informed the audience about the tragedies of war and the impact on innocent people; photo.
80 No more fliers in dorm halls
Anderson--John Patrick (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:1, p.1
8/28/2009 Department of Residence will no longer accept materials to be posted within the residence halls. Postings on MyUniverse News is the alternative; photo.
81 UNI Strayer-Wood Theatre presents 'Passages to Palestine'
Public Relations News Release 2009:19, p.1
8/27/2009 The live touring theatre and multi-media devised performance, conceived by Richard Glockner, will premiere on Thursday, Sept., 3. "Passages to Palestine" challenges audiences to look beyond the standard news reports to the realities of a war zone.
82 Sturgis Youth Theatre presents 'Pinocchio,' July 23 through July 26
Public Relations News Release 2008:607, p.1
7/16/2009 The Theatre celebrates its 10th anniversary with its Summer Fun Prodution, "Pinocchio," adapted by John Baldwin, Jr., from Carlo Collodi's classic children's story; directed by Gretta Berghammer, founder of the Sturgis Youth Theatre. Students listed.
83 Play festival pushes limits
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:50, p.5
4/17/2009 Student Theatre Association hold the third annual Ten Minute Play Festival. Pregnancy, toilet mediations, and everything in between will be fair game for the performers; photo.
84 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.
85 This week at the University of Northern Iowa
Northern Iowan 105:49, p.4
4/14/2009 Dates, times, and places of events for the week on the UNI campus.
86 Students to perform "Folk, Fantasy and Fabulous Tales"
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:46, p.1
4/3/2009 Sturgis Youth Theatre and Department of Theatre kick off three week tour of local elementary schools with performance at the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
87 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.
88 Miracles at Strayer-Wood Theatre
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:44, p.5
3/27/2009 The Children's Miracle Network will benefit from a wide ranging variety show to be presented March 29, 2009, in Strayer-Wood Theatre; photo.
89 UNI to host weekend of free story-telling performances for youth
Public Relations News Release 2008:419, p.1
3/26/2009 "Folk, Fantasy and Fabulous Tales" marks the first ever tour for the Sturgis Youth Theatre, which was started in 2000 with the mission of providing quality productions, meaningful production experiences and varied theatre study opportunities for youth.
90 UNI Strayer-Wood Theatre presents 'Three Sisters,' Nov. 6-16
Public Relations News Release 2008:183, p.1
10/28/2008 A classic Russian drama by Anton Chekhov explores the search for happiness and the meaning of life in a story of young sisters stranded in a small town but longing for the big city, bright lights and the passion of true love.
91 Things to do before leaving UNI
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:15, p.8
10/21/2008 Consider an astronomy class, go to a theatre event, take a walk on campus, listen to the Campanile, play with the squirrels, take a road trip with friends, attend an athletic event, and go to College Hill at least once.
92 Calendar of Events
Northern Iowan 105:13, p.5
10/14/2008 Events on campus for the week.
93 UNI Theatre presents: 'The House of Blue Leaves'
Public Relations News Release 2008:91, p.1
9/22/2008 The play features a zookeeper from Queens who dreams of making it big as a songwriter in Hollywood but is sidetracked by the reality of his life: a schizophrenic wife, a son heading to Vietnam, a mistress with dreams of her own, and three nuns.
94 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.
95 Theatre UNI presents Steve Martin comedy, 'The Underpants'
Public Relations News Release 2007:696, p.1
5/28/2008 "The Underpants" was written by Carl Sternheim in 1910 and adapted for modern audiences by comedian Steve Martin. The play exposes the results when a young wife's underwear accidentally falls to her ankles on the street during a parade for the king.
96 A presidential greeting
Allen--Benjamin J. (President of UNI)
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.sup 5
5/2/2008 President Allen shares ways students can get involved at UNI and states the commitment of "Students First"; photo.
97 UNI production exceeds expectations
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:49, p.11
4/15/2008 Review of "Death of a Salesman" production by Theatre UNI; photo.
98 Theatre alumni from throughout nation gathering on UNI campus April 11-13
Public Relations News Release 2007:577, p.1
4/10/2008 Biographical profile of Bill O'Brien.
99 UNISTA presents 10-minute play festival
Public Relations News Release 2007:470, p.1
2/29/2008 The 10-minute play festival will be held March 7-9 at the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
100 "Dead White Males" looks at issues facing modern-day teachers
Reeder--Laura M. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:38, p.4
2/26/2008 Play is a dark comedy that explores the social and political issues facing teachers today.

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