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209 Fairy Tales, One Performance with Grimm’s Spectaculathon, Through Nov. 26

209 Fairy Tales, One Performance with Grimm’s Spectaculathon, Through Nov. 26

Rumplestiltskin, Rapunzel, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Sleeping Beauty, and Little Red Riding Hood—the Brothers Grimm collected and published more than 200 fairy tales during their lifetimes. Their stories have been […]

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0 commentsNovember 18, 2014 at 4:44 pmCampus News

Arcadia University Theater Presents ‘The Prescott Method,’ through Oct. 19

Arcadia University’s MainStage fall theater season opens on Thursday, Oct. 9, at 8 p.m. with Philadelphia playwright Michael Whistler’s The Prescott Method. The comfort of freshly-baked bread brings together Veronica, an over-burdened mother […]

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0 commentsOctober 9, 2014 at 1:02 pmEvents

Arcadia University’s Theater Season Includes Fairy Tales, the 60s, and More

The 2014-15 Arcadia University theater season debuts on Thursday, Oct. 9 with The Prescott Method, a new play by Philadelphia playwright Michael Whistler. Other performances for the season include The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, […]

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0 commentsSeptember 18, 2014 at 8:46 amAnnouncements Events

Theater, Faculty Art Exhibit, Lectures, Highlight Upcoming Events at Arcadia University

Campus visits from local and nationally recognized authors, the opening of the 2014-15 Arcadia Theater season, and a faculty art exhibition are among the community events that usher in the […]

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0 commentsAugust 20, 2014 at 3:50 pmAnnouncements Events

Shandell Receives Award from the American Theatre and Drama Society

Shandell Receives Award from the American Theatre and Drama Society

Dr. Jonathan Shandell, associate professor of theater arts, recently received the American Theatre and Drama Society (ATDS)’s Publication Subvention Award for his essay “Turning ‘Negroes’ into ‘People’ on Stage: Anna Lucasta […]

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0 commentsJuly 8, 2014 at 10:06 amScholarly & Creative

Arcadia University Theater’s Final Production of the Year Encourages Living Out Loud

Arcadia University Theater’s Final Production of the Year Encourages Living Out Loud

By JASMINE L. HENDERSON ’15 Arcadia University Theater’s  final dramatic show of the season started with a reading assignment in Professor of Theater Arts Kathryn Petersen’s course on children’s theater […]

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0 commentsMarch 31, 2014 at 10:47 amCampus News

Actor, Playwright Figueras ’16 Brings Words to Life

Actor, Playwright Figueras ’16 Brings Words to Life

Damien Figueras ’16 writes about his development as an actor and playwright in his first two posts for Because Arcadia. The English and Theater Arts major recently performed in Arcadia University’s […]

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0 commentsMarch 17, 2014 at 4:54 pmCampus News

Theater: ‘Harvey’ Enters Final Weekend

Theater: ‘Harvey’ Enters Final Weekend

By CHRISTOPHER SARACHILLI ’14 In Arcadia’s production of Harvey, which opens Feb. 20, you don’t see one of the lead characters. Because, he is an invisible six-foot anthropomorphic rabbit. “When […]

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0 commentsFebruary 20, 2014 at 4:22 pmCampus News

Shandell to Speak on the Hidden History of a Trailblazing African American Actor

Shandell to Speak on the Hidden History of a Trailblazing African American Actor

Dr. Jonathan Shandell, assistant professor of theatre arts, will deliver a talk titled “Before Rudd Was Russian: The Hidden History of a Trailblazing African American Actor” at the Winkleman Gallery […]

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0 commentsJanuary 30, 2014 at 9:10 amScholarly & Creative

Arcadia University Comes Alive at the Kennedy Center American College Regional Theater Festival

Arcadia University Comes Alive at the Kennedy Center American College Regional Theater Festival

By DAMIEN FIGUERAS ’16 At the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), Arcadia students earned awards for design and sound for the University’s production of Alive!, an evocative circus-themed puppet […]

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0 commentsJanuary 23, 2014 at 5:24 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative