Ithaca College Theatre will present its fall musical “The Light in the Piazza,” which is based on a novella by Elizabeth Spencer. “Piazza” features a book by Craig Lucas (“Reckless,” “Prelude to a Kiss”) and music and lyrics by Adam Guettel (“Floyd Collins”). Performances will run Nov. 1, 3, 5, 9, 11 and 12 at 8 p.m. and Nov. 6 and 12...
Department of Theatre Arts delves into fresh fall season
By: Lisa Purrone—Contributing Writer | September 21, 2011
Though they share overarching themes of light and new beginnings, each of the three fall productions in the Ithaca College Department of Theatre Art’s lineup tells a vastly different story.
By: Whitney Faber—Accent Editor | December 8, 2010
When senior Ben Fankhauser was young, he would stand outside the stage door to theaters in his hometown Cleveland, Ohio, after a show finished with a Sharpie and his program. He would wait in the freezing cold to get the cast and director’s autographs. “I kid you not — I was a...
Please join Ben Shipley '13, dramaturg, after the Saturday, April 27th, 2pm showing of "An Enemy of the People" for a talkback:
“You’ll forgive me for talking about facts in a newspaper office."
The discussion will take place in the Hoerner Theatre and is free and open to the public.
Next in the line-up of Ithaca College Theatre’s 2012–2013 season is “Spring Awakening”. With music by Duncan Sheik and book and lyrics by Steven Sater, the musical is based on the play by Frank Wedekind. Staged in the Clark Theatre, performances of “Spring Awakening” will be held at 8 p.m. on March 26, 28, 29, 30, and continue April 2-6. Matinee performances will be held at 2 p.m. on March 30 and 31 and April 6. A talkback with dramaturg will follow the 2 p.m. performance on April 6. Audiences are advised that the production contains mature language, sexual content, violence and partial nudity.