African Community Theatre presents "Or Does it Explode?"

Kent State University’s African Community Theatre will host a production of Or Does It Explode?, an original piece written by former Kent State University student John Dayo-Alyia along with John Smith. Directed by Dayo-Alyia, Or Does it Explode? opens October 23, 2014 at 8 p.m. in the African Community Theatre, Room 230, Ritchie Hall, located at 225 Terrace Drive on Kent Campus.

Team of Kent State Theatre Students Selected as a Design Contest Finalist

A team of Kent State University theatre students is one of 10 finalists in the contest to design the United States National Exhibit for the 2015 Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design.

A team of Kent State University theatre students is one of 10 finalists in the contest to design the United States National Exhibit for the 2015 Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design. Designs for an architectural and sculptural space with the theme “Art in Performance Design: Dreams of Here and Now” were accepted through February 8.

Kent State Theatre Alumni Give Students Advice

Kent State alumnus John Moauro lectures students in the School of Theatre and Dance about building a successful career in New York City.

Kent State University theatre alumni came back to campus to give aspiring School of Theatre and Dance students advice about building a successful career and surviving life in New York City.

John Moauro, ’07, who starred in Hair; Laura Beth Wells, ’00, from Spiderman; and New York City Casting Director Michael Cassara were part of a special guest panelist event in the School of Theatre and Dance EZ Black Box Theatre. They provided advice to theatre and dance students about auditioning, dancing and singing.

Offering Insight to Students

Dance '12: Winterplay Features Diverse Program by Kent State Dance Faculty, Nov. 30-Dec. 2

The Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance will present an evening of choreography created by dance faculty members on Nov. 30-Dec. 2. "Dance '12: Winterplay" will be presented on Friday, Nov. 30, and Saturday, Dec. 1, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2, at 2 p.m. in E. Turner Stump Theatre in the Music and Speech Building at 1325 Theatre Drive. Tickets are $16 for adults, $14 for Kent State faculty, staff and alumni, $12 for seniors, $8 for students under 18 years of age or with college ID.