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‘The Soldier’s Tale’ as told by UW-W


March 12, 2014

March 12, 2014 By Lea Staedtler   The Music and Theatre Departments have collaborated to perform a classical theatrical performance of “The Soldier’s Tale.” “The Soldier’s Tale,” is a classic piece by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky from 1918. It tells the story of a young soldier on leave, ...

Directing class seeks student actors


February 19, 2014

Feb. 19, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus   Theater can be a major time commitment, but with the Theatre Department’s Directing II course, students interested in acting can perform in small scenes with minimal time obligation. Junior Katie Krueger, a theater management major, said she knows acting in plays and music...

Whitewater Theatre Department debuts “The Edwin Booth Company Presents…”

November 16, 2011

The world premiere of “The Edwin Booth Company Presents…” will take place at UW-Whitewater on Nov. 29. Junior Jacob Lesh will play the lead. “It is so exciting to originate a character,” Lesh said. “Not a lot of actors our age have that privilege. Even a lot of professional acto...

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