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(Photography by Hannah Bolds) Senior Austin Lindner, who plays Henry Law, practices during dress rehearsal this week.

Bring your umbrella

A review of Taylor Theatre’s new production By Kelsea Denney | Contributor  “You can only see so far ahead, and that’s enough for now.” It’ll take courage to sit in Mitchell Theatre during the next two weekends as the lights dim and the rumble of thunderstorms fill your heart. On […]

by · February 24, 2017 · 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
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Indiana Repertory Theatre will show nine productions in the 2016-17 season.

New season and new memories

Indiana Repertory Theatre starts new seasonBy Laura Koenig | Echo Located in the heart of Indianapolis, the Indiana Repertory Theatre provides shows for all ages and will continue to do so throughout the 2016–17 season. Opening their season with “The Three Musketeers,” adapted from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, the […]

by · September 2, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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The Taylor theatre team traveled to Peru, combining their acting talents with missions.

Conflict of disinterest

Taylor Theatre students help Peruvian high schoolers embrace emotions and handle conflictBy Hope Bolinger | Echo  “If you’re trying, (the students) will try back.” This statement from senior Megan McKechnie encapsulates the experience theatre students had in Reque, Peru. In 10 brief summer days, team members dealt with language barriers and […]

by · September 2, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The “Midsummer” cast prepares for their upcoming performance.

Once upon a dream

Taylor Theatre presents classic Shakespeare comedyBy Austin Yoder | Echo I’ve never been a huge fan of William Shakespeare. After nodding off several times during a middle school field trip to a local production of “Macbeth,” I declared Bill to be too boring and pretentious for my young taste. However, having […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
A tale of two stages

A tale of two stages

Two student-directed plays take Mitchell Theatre this weekendBy Grace Hooley | Contributor The stage is set, the actors are prepped, and Grace Bolinger and Andrew Davis are ready to reveal their newest production. Juniors Grace Bolinger and Andrew Davis are each directing a play for the Directing 432 class capstone […]

by · March 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Down the Rabbit Hole

Down the Rabbit Hole

Taylor Theatre’s first play of spring presents a funny, painful exploration of griefBy Austin Lindner | Echo There is a house on the Mitchell Theatre stage. Not the suggestion of a house or the frame of a house, but the real thing. A messy drawing hangs on the door of […]

by · February 19, 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
Pass the FrUiTCaKeS

Pass the FrUiTCaKeS

Marion Civic Theatre presents a heartwarming Christmas ProductionBy Laura Koenig | Echo “Mix together a batch of fruitcakes, three dozen Christmas trees, 10,000 outdoor Christmas lights, a chicken pox epidemic, two Southern spinsters, an estranged old man . . . and you’ve got the recipe for a fun-filled and touching […]

by · December 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Let the wedding bells ring

Let the wedding bells ring

Taylor Theatre and music department are wed for “Marriage of Figaro” By Austin Lindner | Echo This weekend, the Taylor Theatre trades the puffs and frills of the 1700s for the high-collared drama of the early modern age in its rendition of “Marriage of Figaro.” In Artistic Director Tracy Manning […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment