Fall Faculty & Guest Artist Concert opens on November 19

Posted on: November 16, 2015

The Wake Forest University Dance Company and the Department of Theatre and Dance will present the Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Dance Concert on November 19 – 21nd  at 7:30 pm and Sunday, November 22 at 2:00 pm in the Mainstage Theatre of Scales Fine Arts Center. The concert will feature choreography by guest artists Helen Simoneau, […]

The Importance of Being Earnest opens on the Mainstage on October 30.

Posted on: October 22, 2015

WFU Theatre Season to Continue with The Importance of Being Earnest   The Wake Forest University Theatre will continue its season with The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde, which will be directed by Professor of Theatre Dr. Cindy Gendrich. The immortal Oscar Wilde’s extravagantly witty masterpiece of handbags and train stations, cucumber sandwiches […]

Inside the Rehearsal Process

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind-the-scenes to get a production mounted?  Wake Forest Magazine recently published an article on the rehearsal process for Love’s Labor’s Lost, which hit the stage in April 2015. Real-life Drama

Our Town opens on the Mainstage

Posted on: September 16, 2015

WFU Theatre Season to Open with Our Town  The Wake Forest University Theatre will open its season with Our Town by Thornton Wilder, which will be directed by Associate Professor of Theatre Dr. J.K. Curry. In this classic American play, winner of the 1938 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Wilder invites us to reflect on how […]

Alum Hillary Baack on deafness and acting

Posted on: April 22, 2015

Link to the spotlight interview with Hillary Baack on the Ms. IntheBiz website. http://msinthebiz.com/2015/04/21/spotlight-interview-hillary-baack-by-catherine-kresge/

Playwright and director Marc Palmieri (’94) brings his newest play to campus

Posted on: April 21, 2015


Christina Soriano’s letter to parent blog about art and dance collaboration

Posted on: April 20, 2015

The link to the blog with video is below. http://parents.wfu.edu/airmail-dances-and-iplace/

Our Town Auditions

Posted on: April 14, 2015

Our Town by Thornton Wilder will be the first production of the 2015-15 University Theatre season.  Auditions for the Our Town will be Monday, April 20 from 6-9 pm and April 21 from 4-6 pm in the Ring Theatre.  Callbacks will be Wednesday, April 22 starting at 6:00 pm in the Ring Theatre. Rehearsals will start by […]

Review of Love’s Labor’s Lost in the Winston-Salem Journal

Posted on: April 4, 2015

Susan Gilmor of the Winston-Salem Journal reviewed the opening night of the Love’s Labor’s Lost. http://www.journalnow.com/relishnow/the_arts/performing_arts/love-s-labor-s-not-lost-in-production/article_f9c28bf8-da7b-11e4-b22c-e3c8f9e4432e.html

Wake World Auditions

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Wake World is a show performed each year during first-year student orientation.  Auditions for the Wake World company will be Monday, April 6 from 5-7 pm in the Mainstage Theatre.  All of those auditioning for an acting role should come prepared to share a sketch idea, sing a song (a cappella), and tell a joke. […]