The 13th Annual Ursinus Fringe Festival will be held on campus from Sept. 19 through Sept. 23. Professional theater companies direct from the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, plus student and faculty performances, are included in this event. Read More
Auditions for this semester’s theater productions will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 29. Auditions are open to all Ursinus students. If you are interested in auditioning, please sign up for a time on the 2nd floor of Kaleidoscope. Read More
The Fall 2012 On Campus brochure is now available. It includes information about exhibitions in the Berman Museum of Art, and programs in Bomberger Auditorium, The Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center, and other sites on campus. Read More
Tobin Ost, who taught in the Ursinus Department of Theater and Dance last fall, is nominated for a Tony Award for his set design for the show Newsies. Ost took his students backstage at his previous show, Bonnie and Clyde. He is nominated with Sven Ortel. Clips are online here.
An essay on Asian theatre/performance pedagogy by Beverly Redman, assistant professor of Theater, passed a peer review process and will appear in a book on Asian theater and performance in western contexts. The book is being created out of the work of a group of scholars that met at the University of Lodz, Poland, in the winter of 2010. Read More
The Ursinus College Theater Department will present I Hate Hamlet, a play written by Paul Rudnick, on March 28, 29, 30 and 31 in the Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center’s Lenfest Theater. Showtime each night is 7:30 p.m. Read More
Professor of Theater Domenick Scudera was invited last summer to do a presentation about pet therapy for the Karabots Junior Fellows at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. While there, he was interviewed by Dr. Robert Hicks, the Director of the Mutter Museum. Read More
A Bright Swarm of Beetles, a world-premiere production written by Ursinus professor and professional playwright Don Zolidis and directed by Ursinus theater professor Domenick Scudera, is based on the career of Mikhail Bulgakov, one of the greatest writers of the Soviet Union. Read More
Ursinus 2010 alumnus Roger Lee wrote an article in the internationally known Dance Magazine on how dancers cope with post-season and post-show letdown. He is a dancer, teacher and freelance arts publicist.
Domenick Scudera (Professor of Theater and Chair of the Theater and Dance Department) is a blogger for The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/domenick-scudera. His column, “My Gay Lifestyle” was a front page feature on the Huffington Post.