The Northerner

The director’s perspective: What it takes to bring ‘Grease’ to the stage

The director’s perspective: What it takes to bring ‘Grease’ to the stage

Kyle Sebree, Staff writer

November 15, 2012


Filed under Arts & Life

As students race through the final stretch of the semester, the Department of Theatre and Dance plans to send Northern Kentucky University’s fall semester off in a roar of ‘50s rock ‘n’ roll and V8 engines, with the musical production of Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey’s award-winning musical,...

Semester’s first play opens with a laugh

Semester’s first play opens with a laugh

Michael Topmiller, Staff writer

October 4, 2012


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

This past weekend, the Northern Kentucky University Department of Theatre and Dance began its season with the classic comedy “You Can’t Take It With You,” a three-act masterpiece written by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. The production had a well-balanced dose of comedic moments and insightful...

Theater season ends with a lighter note

Ryan Cahill, Contributing writer

March 28, 2012


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts

In a year that has had a fairly serious theme in performances, the Northern Kentucky University Department of Theatre and Dance will end its season on a lighter note. The NKU Department of Theater and Dance will perform the musical comedy “My Favorite Year” at Corbett Theatre to end its 2011-2012...

Spring season preview

Spring season preview

Roxanna Blevins, Assignment editor

February 8, 2012


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts

Reality check: Spring theater opens with dramatic (semi-)truth, ends with realistic comedy. February is ushering in a vast array of creative and performing arts events at Northern Kentucky University. One such event is the start of NKU’s spring theater season, kicking things off with “The Farnsworth...

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