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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

October 14, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Play written by alum finds a spot on stage at the college

By | Feb 21, 2018

“As a playwright, I aim to have anti-racist and feminist conversations in the theater that fuel collective responsibility and enthusiasm,” Lenelle Moϊse ’02 said.

Local play provides insight into life as an immigrant

By | Jan 24, 2018

The cast and creative team of the play “Ironbound,” written Martyna Majok, involve three Ithaca College alumni, two professors and a current student.

Latest IC Main Stage play puts black women centerstage

By | Dec 6, 2017

The play “In the Red and Brown Water” draws from Yoruba religion to tell a black woman’s coming of age story.

Interactive play addresses themes of depression and suicide

By | Nov 1, 2017

Every character besides the narrator is played by a member of the audience. Some stay in their seats … while others are brought onto the stage.

Theater students face racial microaggressions in department

By | Apr 26, 2017

Catherine Weidner, professor and chair of the Department of Theatre Arts, said that overall, ALANA students represent 26 percent of the Department of Theatre Arts.

Fitness instructor takes alternative approach to teaching

By | Mar 1, 2017

Derek Hessing, a former Marine, created the Inner Strength fitness class this semester. It meets twice a week.

‘La Clemenza di Tito’ restaged with a modern political twist

By | Feb 22, 2017

To change up the opera classic, stage director Jennifer Williams, said she decided to restage the opera in what she calls an alternative present.

Professor’s ‘Birds of East Africa’ swoops into Kitchen Theatre

By | Feb 8, 2017

The Kitchen Theatre Company is presenting a play written by Wendy Dann ’93, Ithaca College associate professor in the Department of Theatre Arts.

IC student dancers to express themselves in ‘Winter Bodies’

By | Nov 30, 2016

On Dec. 1, the Dillingham Center will present “Winter Bodies,” a ballet dance concert choreographed by professors in the department, until Dec. 4.

Theatrical arts group at IC uses acting to target oppression

By | Sep 7, 2016

Performing Arts for Social Change (PASC), a theatrical group at the college made up of students and Ithaca community members, hosted a workshop Sept. 5 in Studio 3 of Dillingham Center to teach acting techniques and exercises based on the Brazilian writer Augusto Boal’s book, “Theatre of the Oppressed.”

Theater arts department discusses diversity with students

By | Apr 19, 2016

The Department of Theatre Arts at Ithaca College has hosted several meetings to discuss issues regarding diversity within the department.

One Singular Sensation: Main Stage puts on ‘A Chorus Line’

By | Nov 4, 2015

The Department of Theatre Arts’s second Main Stage show of the season, “A Chorus Line,” is director Mary Corsaro’s last show after 31 years as a professor at Ithaca College.