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A new theater experience combines musical highlights

Lyric Theatre presents 17 scenes from musicals and operaKatie Pfotzer | Echo This weekend, Lyric Theatre will present a show unlike any other on Taylor’s campus. Called “Musical Theater and Opera Scenes,” this free event is a collection of 17 scenes sampled from musicals and operas starring your favorite musical […]

by · April 5, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Junior Steve Mantel, sophomore Madeline Logan and junior Andrew Baker clash over the restaurant’s “romantic atmosphere.”

Campus can’t help falling in love with “She Loves Me”

Taylor opens spring semester with musicalAbigail Roberts | Echo Last weekend, Feb. 1-3, Taylor Theater presented a stunning adaption of the 1963 romantic comedy “She Loves Me.” It is a romantic pen-pal relationship: boy writes girl, girl writes boy, and among the dozens of exchanged letters, they fall in love. […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Walk into a pop-up picture book production of your favorite fairy tales. (Photograph by Ben Williams)

Stories walk ‘Into the Woods’ and onto the stage

Taylor Theatre performs an iconic twist on classic fairy tales By Emily Pawlowski | Echo A cow as white as milk, a cape as red as blood, hair as yellow as corn, a slipper as pure as gold… These four items connect the seemingly unrelated fairy tales that make up the […]

by · November 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Where is that music coming from? (Photograph provided by Sonya Downing)

The forgotten choir has a nice ring to it

An opinion on the Taylor RingersBy Sonya Downing | Contributor  Taylor University is a musical campus. The bell tower chimes hymns, Wengatz boys bless the world with jazz, and angels wish they could sing like members of Chorale. And students join the chorus by flocking to audition for chapel bands, Gospel […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Pragmatic Mr. Banks learns the importance of family. (Photograph by Tim Hudson)

‘Mary Poppins’ flies in with joy and magic

Taylor theatre presents a timeless musicalBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo From “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” to “Chim Chim Cheree,” take a step in time during Taylor Theatre’s production of the classic musical “Mary Poppins.” The “practically perfect” nanny comes to the Mitchell Theatre’s stage on April 27 and 28 and May 4 and 5 at […]

by · April 27, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Photograph by Hannah Bolds) The “Oklahoma!” cast prepares for two weekends of shows. Join the fun during one of three performances this weekend.

Better than OK(lahoma)

A timeless musical brought to life by Taylor’s TheatreBy Ian Proano | Echo  Wiling music sprang out of the pit, forcing my feet to obey its catchy tune as the stage lights revealed a farmhouse scene. The culprit of the devilishly good melodies was the Taylor student Pit Orchestra, which […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The movers and shakers

The movers and shakers

Lyric Theatre’s spring production hits the stageBy Austin Lindner | The Echo The Butz-Carruth Recital Hall stage is set for the stories that often go unheard. This weekend’s performance of the musical “Working” is not about the stars that glide through headlines or the names we read in history books. […]

by · February 5, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment