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UNI Student Theatre Association (UNISTA)

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1 Finding your community at UNI
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:32, p.03
1/30/2023 Bailey Klinkhammer talks about the different organizations on campus and why students should participate and find their community during school months. She states that finding ways to get involved can help you discover your interests as well as build connections with others.
2 UNI Theatre in jeopardy
Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:21, p.1
11/8/2021 Students gathered in the Strayer-Wood basement to discuss the large changes to the TheatreUNI program, as only four of the eight faculty positions will be filled next year; photo.
3 Panthers to take the stage in lip sync battle
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:6, p.05
9/16/2021 The first annual lip sync battle set to take place at Strayer-Wood Theatre; photo.
4 The show goes on for UNISTA's cabaret
Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:35, p.05
2/22/2021 The UNI Student Theatre Association (UNISTA) held their Best of Broadway Cabaret virtually this year. The event featured various UNI students singing hits from Broadway musicals; photo.
5 Celebrate the best of Broadway with UNISTA
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.04
1/28/2021 UNISTA holds the Best of Broadway Cabaret virtually.
6 UNISTA to host 'Hocus Pocus' reading
Vadhera--Aashita (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:19, p.04
10/22/2020 UNISTA hosts a live reading of 'Hocus Pocus' for Halloween; photo.
7 UNI does the Time Warp, again
Mitchell--Cecilia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:21, p.05
11/5/2018 Alpha Psi Omega held an interactive showing of "A Rocky Horror Picture Show."
8 Students tell all at UNISTA event
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.05
9/24/2018 UNISTA hosted 'UNISTA tells all," an event that allows people to share an embarrassing story, photos or videos in front of an audience
9 Original play embraces authenticity
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:35, p.04
2/8/2018 The author gives a glowing review of "The Fairs in Town," an original play.
10 Actors race against time
Shilhanek--Ian (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.4
5/1/2014 The University of Northern Iowa Student Theatre Association put on the ninth annual 10 Minute Play Festival and second annual Best of Broadway: Miscast.
11 UNISTA puts on 'Twelfth Night'
Sempere--Autumn R. (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.4
5/1/2014 The University of Northern Iowa Student Theatre Association performed William Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night' for their annual Bard in the Yard production.
12 'Original Bridesmaids' comes to UNI
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:25, p.1
11/22/2013 The UNI Student Theatre Association is bring the student-run production "5 Women Wearing the Same Dress" to the Strayer-Wood Theatre. The show opens on December 6, at 7:30pm.
13 12. Shows & tunes
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 15
5/3/2013 Encourages new students to get involved with theatre. Tells when auditions for different performances will be held. It also encourages students to get involved in band and choir.
14 Upcoming UNISTA performance brings spin to pedophilia in families
Rubenbauer--Andrew (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:44, p.7
3/29/2013 UNISTA is showcasing the play "How I Learned to Drive." It follows Li'l Bit's life. She has been sexually abused by her uncle since she was eleven years old; photo.
15 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.
16 '8 the Play' brings battle over Prop 8 top life
Northern Iowan 109:29, p.4
1/25/2013 Article discusses the UNI Student Theatre Association's production of "8 The Play". The production depicted the process of two California couples working to overturn the landmark measure.
17 UNISTA to produce Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream
Clausen--Eric Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.7
4/27/2012 The play will be presented under the stars in the court yard of the Kamerick Art Building. Admission is free for the eight o'clock showing. The play has been adapted for just five actors.
18 '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.
19 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.
20 A tale of two Shakespeares
Hall--Diana Darlene (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.11
10/7/2011 "William and Judith", a staged reading, examines a story of William Shakespeare and his fictional sister Judith. The reading if filled with emotional dialogue; photo.
21 UNI students showcase work at 10-minute play festival
Public Relations News Release 2009:352, p.1
3/23/2010 The Iowa Student Theatre Association (UNISTA) will present the fourth-annual 10-minute play festival in the Strayer-Wood Theatre. Each of this year's nine plays range from comic to dramatic and showcase original work.
22 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.
23 UNISTA hosts third annual Stand-Up Comedy night
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:17, p.14
10/27/2009 Seven comics perform at the third annual Stand-Up Comedy night. Many laughs throughout the evening; photo.
24 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.
25 The Peanuts gang with real issues
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:46, p.4
4/3/2009 Parody of the Peanuts comic strip presented by Student Theatre Association; photo.
26 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.
27 UNI students to participate in UNISTA 10-minute play festival
Public Relations News Release 2007:485, p.1
3/4/2008 The 10-minute play festival will be held March 7-9; list of participating students.
28 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.
29 November events calendar
Northern Iowan 104:20, p.9
11/2/2007 Will include drama, music, and art exhibition.
30 Shakespeare show at Gallagher-Bluedorn
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:54, p.1
4/25/2006 Two theatre productions will be presented by the Student Theatre Association April 26-28 in Davis Hall at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
31 The Elephant Man cometh
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:35, p.6
2/7/2006 The UNI Student Theatre Association will present "The Elephant Man", a true story.
32 UNISTA holds auditions for 'The Elephant Man'
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/12/2005 Student Theatre Association will hold auditions for upcoming play, actors are encouraged to audition.
33 The Boom Boom Room causes a ruckus on campus
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:45, p.1
3/25/2005 The cast and crew of "The Boom Boom Room" believe that the removal of their advertisements from bulletin boards is censorship; photo.
34 U-N-I is all about A-R-T this April; April rains with artistic talent
McKenzie--JoLynn (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:47, p.11
4/2/2004 Arts in April event begins April 3 at Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
35 UNISTA to present 'Fuddy Meers' April 2 and April 3
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
3/26/2004 "Fuddy Meers" is a play about a woman trying to regain her memory after being diagnosed with amnesia.
36 UNISTA productions begin with a controversial bang
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:32, p.9
1/30/2004 "Portrait of the Virgin Mary Feeding the Dinosaurs" to be performed at in the Bertha Martin Theatre.
37 Blodgett bypasses bars for Broadway
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:28, p.16
12/12/2003 UNISTA will perform "Best of Broadway" Friday and Saturday; photo.
38 UNISTA to present 'The Best of Broadway'
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
12/5/2003 UNISTA to present revue of Broadway show tunes.
39 Sex, Drugs, Rock and Roll
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:24, p.11
11/21/2003 Review of the UNISTA production "Sex, Drugs, Rock and Roll".
40 UNI theatre groups to present free outdoor Shakespeare production
Public Relations News Release 2002:558, p.1
6/5/2003 Shakespeare production will be given in the arts complex courtyard June 12-14.
41 "Black, dark humor" makes student-run Slaughter City shine
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:45, p.9
3/28/2003 UNISTA will present "Slaughter City," a play written by Naomi Wallace.
42 UNISTA to present staged reading of 'Lysistrata'
Public Relations News Release 2002:353, p.1
2/26/2003 UNI Student Theatre Association will sponsor a staged reading of "Lysistrata" on March 3.
43 Controversial play stirs emotions
Northern Iowan 98:28, p.1
12/14/2001 The play "Corpus Christi" is sponsored by the UNI Student Theatre Association; photo.
44 Play raises many eyebrows
Northern Iowan 98:28, p.7
12/14/2001 Believes that denying UNISTA the chance to perform the play "Corpus Christi" would be a violation of student rights.
45 Portrayal of Christ as gay found offensive
Healy--Michelle (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:28, p.11
12/14/2001 Questions UNISTA's decision to produce the controversial play, "Corpus Christi".
46 UNI professors defend production of controversial "Corpus Christi"
Public Relations News Release 2001:237, p.1
12/12/2001 Mike Waggoner claims that "Corpus Christi" gives people an opportunity to talk openly about a sensitive topic.
47 Ordinary People overcomes extraordinary odds
Northern Iowan 98:16, p.10
10/26/2001 UNI theatre students work to present the play "Ordinary People"; photo.
48 UNISTA offers students night of plays, poetry
Droll--Robert J.
Northern Iowan 97:55, p.1
4/27/2001 "An Evening of Short Original Work" provides students with a study break during finals week; photo.
49 Fat men in skirts
Droll--Robert J.
Northern Iowan 97:45, p.1
3/23/2001 UNI Student Theater Association presents the play "Fat Men in Skirts"; photo.
50 President Koob to host Halloween party
Northern Iowan 97:18, p.11
10/27/2000 After the Halloween party, the play "Wiley and the Hairy Man" will be performed free of charge.


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