Directed by Cason Murphy, ISU Department of Music & Theatre Hear selected songs from BABA, a new musical being workshopped and developed at ISU Theatre. BABA is a contemporary, climate-centric musical retelling of Russia’s Baba Yaga fairytale that takes place in familiar-yet-mythic woods of rural America. Weaving together the traditional fairy tale with enchanting Americana folk music and issues of the … Continue reading MONDAY MONOLOGUES | Selections from BABA, a new musical workshop
Chad Sonka and Jodi Goble, co-directors, ISU Department of Music & Theatre The ISU Opera Studio presents beloved opera arias and ensembles from their spring program. Hear the excitng voices of Iowa State, and yes, high notes.
Featuring the Cantamus, Lyrica, and Count Me In ensembles. Conducted by Dr. Jennifer Rodgers, assistant director of choral activities, ISU Department of Music & Theatre. Gather round and stomp, sing, and dance along with three ISU choral ensembles. The students build community and connection through song. Hear everything from a Finnish wedding celebration to the Brazilian samba, to Dancing … Continue reading MONDAY MONOLOGUES | Gather in Song
Inspired by the life and work of the surrealist painter Rene Magritte, This Is Not a Pipe Dream by Barry Kornhauser follows a young boy who wants to be an artist. Though his desire is dismissed by his father as “a pipe dream”, he is encouraged by his mother, and begins a quest into the … Continue reading ISU Theatre: This Is Not a Pipe Dream
ISU Theatre Auditions for The Tempest (dancers/chorus) will be held Wednesday, January 18, from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. in 2140 Pearson Hall. 74-8 roles available for dancers/chorus. Stop by 2130 Pearson Hall to sign up to audition. Auditions are open to all ISU students. Funded by Student Government. Limited rehearsals will begin the week … Continue reading ISU Theatre Auditions: The Tempest (dancers/chorus)
ISU Theatre Auditions for The Tempest (significant speaking roles) will be held Tuesday, January 17, from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. in Music Hall. 7-8 roles available with significant speaking responsibilities. Interested actors should prepare one of the selected monologues from the play. Stop by 2130 Pearson Hall to sign up for an audition time … Continue reading ISU Theatre Auditions: The Tempest (significant speaking roles)