Theater

As the house lights dim and the sound of light ‘20s swing slowly fades, audience members likely won’t be prepared for the journey ahead of them.  “Radium Girls” follows the story of the higher-ups in …

Theater

“Radium Girls” is a play about real life and exactly how much it’s worth.  Themes of social justice and fighting for women’s rights have reverberated throughout modern history, and the century-old struggle of the U.S. …

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Grace Schuler would arrive at the movie early, nestling herself in the middle of the F, G or H row with a blue slushie, medium popcorn and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups in tow.  Prior to …

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With a transition to online programming, March 4 marked the first virtual NEXT College Night, a program for college students through Chicago’s Lyric Opera that seeks to immerse undergraduate and graduate students in opera with …

Theater

Kalliope Bessler, a 21-year-old junior at Loyola studying theater, was taking a Shakespeare class when she was tasked with a monologue from Titania, the queen of the fairies in William Shakespeare’s  “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” …

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The Loyola Department of Performing Arts (DFPA) premiered its second theater production of the semester with “The Wolves” Oct. 24. Under the direction of Jonathan Wilson, professor of theatre and drama in Loyola’s DFPA, the …

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COVID-19 is changing the face of the entertainment industry and theater is no exception. Theaters all over the world were forced to close their doors this season as packing crowds of people into an enclosed …

Theater

After trudging through seven months of delay, the Loyola Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) debuted its production “Scenes from the Odyssey” Saturday, Sept. 19 on Zoom. The DFPA sets a high bar for …