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Theater Department unveils 2011-2012 schedule

Theater Department  unveils 2011-2012 schedule

Jonathan Stone
September 14
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus, Theater

This is going to be a special year for Suffolk University’s Theatre Department. Last Thursday, the department had their annual “town hall” meeting, where they welcomed freshmen interested in joining the department, as well as returning students. The first big announcement of the meeting, which...

Best Buddies fundraiser Tue. March 1

Best Buddies fundraiser Tue. March 1

Mike Giannattasio
February 23
Filed under Theater

Music sensation Brittany Maier will be performing at Suffolk University’s C. Walsh Theatre on Tuesday March 1, 2011. The free concert will be held from 1-2 p.m. and will help raise awareness for Suffolk’s chapter of Best Buddies and for people with intellectual and development disabilities. Maier,...

Spring Showcase shows off student talent

Michael Christina
February 16
Filed under Theater

Last weekend, The Suffolk University Theatre Department held it’s annual Spring Showcase. The show ran from Thursday February 10 through Sunday February 13 in the Studio Theater located on the fourth floor of the Archer Building. There were five different performances of the show in total, each of...

Suffolk Eats Improv

February 9
Filed under Theater

What was supposed to be a fun-filled night of laughter and off-the-cuff joking turned into a predominately silent experience with awkward glances and smug faces. At some points, you could have heard crickets in the background. “It really wasn’t that funny,” commented freshman Emily Brady...

Bending Chicago, seriously

Bending Chicago, seriously

Angela Bray
December 1
Filed under Boston, Featured Stories, Theater

Seriously Bent to compete in Chicago for third year in a row Angela Bray Journal Staff Seriously Bent, Suffolk University’s improv comedy troupe, beat Yale and Tufts to win the Chicago Improv Festival’s annual College Improv Tournament’s northeast regional finals. Seriously Bent stays funny with its...

‘Shear’-ly a great time!

Jenn Orr
October 20
Filed under Theater

Jenn Orr Journal Staff Described as “Boston’s hilarious whodunit,” Shear Madness is not your typical night at the theatre. Nor is it your typical idea of theatre, as it follows a somewhat loose script that changes with each performance. Ultimately, it is a show that just can’t seem to get ...

Love is Louder

October 7
Filed under Theater

Shannon Kirby Journal Contributor An estimated 800 students from Emerson College, an institution known for its performing arts programs, rallied in front of The Majestic Theatre in response to a planned protest of the school’s production of The Laramie Project, which, in the film medium, opene...

Sticks, hippies, and the big city

September 29
Filed under Theater

Haven Orecchio Journal Contributor The Theatre Department will be holding its annual Fall Showcase this weekend in the Studio Theater. This year, the plays featured are The Man Who Turned into a Stick by Kobo Abe, directed by Brittany Daley, 2011, and Bleed (a term to describe photographs without ...

The Journal’s Guide of.. Where to Go?

Ethan M. Long
June 3
Filed under Boston, Campus, Film, Music, Theater

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SUDC places second at NEC

Angela Bray
April 21
Filed under Campus, Theater

Article by: Angela Bray Last Sunday, the Suffolk University Dance Company (SUDC) dance competition team competed at Westfield State University for the UDA New England Championship. Among eight area college dance teams, SUDC placed second. “It was their first time ever competing, and their intent...

‘Mr. Suffolk’ Pageant success

April 21
Filed under Theater

Article by: Cait O’Callaghan Finally, Suffolk can declare that it has a “Mister." Program Council hosted the first annual Mr. Suffolk Pageant last Wednesday, with six guys in the running, and “Mr. Wicked,” Jonathan Lang, being declared the winner. Lang, a freshman from Princeton, NJ, a...

Dance company ‘Fools’ Suffolk

Angela Bray
April 6
Filed under Campus, Theater

Article by: Angela Bray Although scheduled on April Fool’s Day, the Suffolk University Dance Company’s “Dancin’ Fools” show was no joke. Along with SUDC’s 16 acts, there were two additional guest performances: the Wicked! Hip Hop Dance Crew and the Seriously Bent Improv Comedy Troupe....

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