Story Categories: Theatre & Speech Department

 
October 4, 2016
Wagner College Theatre’s Stage One studio theater kicks off its 2016-17 season with the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play, “Proof,” by David Auburn, with performances from Tuesday, Oct. 4 through Sunday, Oct. 9. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Tony Award for Best Play in 2001, “Proof” [...] Keep reading →
 
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September 27, 2016
Sabrina Kalman and Gregory Ippolito on set of the set of 'Avenue Q.' (Photo by Karen O'Donnell) Wagner College Theatre kicks off its 2016-17 main stage season with the hilarious, Tony Award-winning musical, “Avenue Q,” with performances from Sept. 29 through Oct. 9 in the Main Hall auditorium. [...] Keep reading →
 
September 26, 2016
Day/date/time: Tuesday, Sept. 27, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Location: Main Hall theater Join us for a conversation with puppeteer Jennifer Barnhart, who ran the “puppet camp” for Wagner College Theatre’s “Avenue Q” and was in the original Broadway cast for the show. Jennifer Barnhart has been a [...] Keep reading →
 
HawkTalk bloggers jump in front of Main Hall.
August 29, 2016
Wagner College was named one of America’s best colleges in the Princeton Review’s new “Best 381 Colleges” guide, which was released this afternoon. Special kudos went to the Wagner College Theater program, which was ranked Number 3 in the nation. Only about 15 percent of America’s 2,500 [...] Keep reading →
 
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February 29, 2016
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TL9VQ7I3fg Wagner College Theatre’s current main stage production is a reimagining of Gilbert & Sullivan’s topsy-turvy musical, “Iolanthe.” The show runs from Wednesday, March 2 to Sunday, March 6 in the college’s Main Hall auditorium. “Iolanthe” [...] Keep reading →
 
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February 18, 2016
Award winner Mike Bencivenga and finalists Harold Ellis Clark and Alan Goodson The Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of this year’s Stanley Drama Award is Mike Bencivenga of Astoria, Queens, N.Y., for his two-act play, “Bad Hearts.” Two finalists for this year’s awards were [...] Keep reading →
 
Ali Stroker speaks to a full house.
February 12, 2016
On Wednesday, Feb. 10, Wagner College hosted a conversation with actor Ali Stroker. Stroker made her Broadway debut as Anna in Deaf West’s revival of “Spring Awakening,” where she was the first actress in a wheelchair to appear on a Broadway stage. https://youtu.be/RmQ2WKWc178 A 2009 NYU [...] Keep reading →
 
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January 19, 2016
Wagner College will host a conversation with actor Ali Stroker on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 1 p.m. in Spiro Hall 2. The program is free, and the public is invited. Stroker is making her Broadway debut as Anna in Deaf West’s revival of “Spring Awakening,” playing at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre through [...] Keep reading →
 
December 28, 2015
Carlos García Estévez is an international artist based in Amsterdam. He is an actor, stage director, theatre researcher, pedagogue and specialist in Contemporary Commedia dell’Arte and mask performance. Artistic director of Manifesto Poetico Lab, he is an associate artist at LEM (Ecole Jacques [...] Keep reading →
 
November 2, 2015
Photo Credit: Carol Rosegg Jack Cummings III, artistic director of "Three Days to See," talks in detail about his experiences with Wagner College Theatre. [...] Keep reading →