A story of an actor that lets strangers write their stories in anonymous journals and the lives that are recorded inside their pages, this play is supposed to be deep and beautiful; heart warming, wrenching, and wringing all at the same time. This brand-new production is brought to us by students of the University of … Continue reading Preview: What’s Your Story? Good Question
Clish! Clang! Clash! That’s the sound of steel weapons striking each other, but this isn’t a medieval castle or courtyard, this is the Student Theater Arts Complex this coming Saturday at 11:00 am. The Ring of Steel Action Theater and Stunt Troupe is a stage fighting group trained in the art of fighting with medieval … Continue reading Preview: The Ring of Steel (Cue Trumpets)
And excitingly queer! I’ve heard about this event since the beginning of the year and have been waiting with desperate patience for its arrival. And here it is J. The Gender Bender Revue is a gender performance variety show; a talent show based on gender expression and sexual orientation. There will be drag kings and … Continue reading Preview: The Gender Bender Revue is Finally Here!
“Man of La Mancha” is the adventurous story of a man on the brink of madness. To outsiders he may seem insane or even out of his mind, but to Sancho and Dulcinea, he is perfectly sane, seeing the beauty in life instead of the pain. This story “Don Quixote de la Mancha,” written by … Continue reading Review: The Qui to Happiness
Last night I went to the 5th annual Yoni Ki Baat multicultural monologue show. This production showcases the talent of writers around campus that send in their work AND the performers of the Yoni Ki Baat group. The show focuses on woman empowerment, sexual liberation, cultural diversity, domestic violence, fighting false stereotypes, and the spectrum … Continue reading Review: Yoni Ki Breathtaking
That’s right, the epic (and musical) tale of Don Quixote is coming to the University of Michigan thanks to the student run musical theatre company, MUSKET. “Man of La Mancha,” the musical reproduction of Cervantes’ famous novel “Don Quixote,” is a classic and has won 5 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Together with the cast … Continue reading Preview: Man of La Mancha? Don Right!