Waiting for Godot auditions

Posted on: October 20, 2014

The University Theatre will hold auditions for Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot.   Roles are available for 4 men.   Monday, November 3 at 7-9 pm Tuesday, November 4 at 3-5 pm Ring Theatre, Scales Fine Arts Center   Callbacks will be Tuesday, November 4 at 8-10 pm in the Mainstage Theatre.   Rehearsals will start […]

Kyle Abraham visiting campus Oct. 25-26

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Clybourne Park Opens on Oct. 31 on the Mainstage

Posted on: October 14, 2014

Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris directed by Sharon Andrews October 31-November 1 & 6-8, 2014 at 7:30 PM November 2 & 9, 2014 at 2:00 PM   Bruce Norris’s ferocious Pulitzer Prize winning play is filled with brilliant side splitting “I can’t believe I’m laughing at this” humor and pulls no punches in its provocative […]

Former Theatre Student Re-imagines Frankenstein

Posted on: October 14, 2014


These Shining Lives opens Sept. 19

Posted on: September 15, 2014

These Shining Lives, directed by Cindy Gendrich, is set to open on Friday, Sept. 19. Related links about the opening. Winst0n-Salem Journal, “Best Bets” section, Sunday, Sept. 14. http://www.journalnow.com/relishnow/best-bets/article_134ba35d-1701-5a49-8278-fccd210eb0c4.html   Wake Forest University homepage feature. http://news.wfu.edu/2014/09/15/play-shines-light-on-radium-girls-history/      

2014-2015 Season to Open with These Shining Lives

Posted on: September 9, 2014

The Wake Forest University Theatre will open its season with These Shining Lives by Melanie Marnich, which will be directed by Professor of Theatre Dr. Cindy Gendrich. In the 1920s and 30s, “girls who wanted to work” could get good-paying jobs painting the radium dials on watch- and clock-faces. Part fairy-tale, part tragedy, These Shining […]

Clybourne Park Auditions

Posted on: August 27, 2014

The University Theatre will hold auditions for its production of Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris.  The production will be directed by Sharon Andrews Thursday, September 4 at 6:30-9:00 PM Friday, September 5 at 3:00-6:00 PM Callbacks are TBA All auditions will be in the Ring Theatre of the Scales Fine Arts Center.  Roles are available for 4-5 […]

Dance Company audition information

Posted on: August 26, 2014

The Wake Forest Dance Company will hold its annual auditions in early September.  All auditions will be in the Dance Studio D101 of the Scales Fine Arts Center September 2 from 6-8 pm Modern/Contemporary with faculty members Christina Soriano and Amy Beasley September 3 from 6-8 pm Jazz with faculty member Nina Lucas and visiting […]

Emily James (’14) competes on So You Think You Can Dance

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Winston-Salem Journal article about Emily James on Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance. http://www.journalnow.com/news/local/wfu-grad-makes-top-on-dance-reality-show/article_b1b31a89-096a-557e-986d-9463250fe19c.html Week 1 performance (July 2) with partner Casey Askew. http://www.fox.com/watch/295400003563 Week 2 Hip-Hop performance (July 9) with partner Teddy Coffey. http://www.fox.com/watch/300765763529 Week 2 Top 20 group performance. http://www.fox.com/watch/300752451950?cmp=user_post Buzzfeed list about Emily James http://www.buzzfeed.com/dbarbs123/16-reasons-emily-james-is-your-new-favorite-dancer-hfy9 Week 3 Contemporary performance (July 16) […]

Emily James (’14) auditions for Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance

Posted on: June 5, 2014

On the June 4 episode, recent grad Emily James was featured on So You Think You Can Dance.  Her audition piece was choreographed by fellow grad Christopher Gonzalez La Corte (’14).  Both James and La Corte were members of the WFU Dance Company.  La Corte was a Theatre major and Dance minor. http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1ylka0_emily-james-21-sytycd-2014-chicago-auditions_tv