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Theatre Class: Bread and Puppet

Theatre Class: Bread and Puppet

Photos from a class that just happened in our Dept...
May 28, 2017
New Arts Administration Minor Combines Arts, Business

New Arts Administration Minor Combines Arts, Business

Knox College's new minor in arts administration will give students the skills they need for a more rapid career trajectory as practicing artists or arts managers....
May 25, 2017
‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ provides opportunity for comedy

‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ provides opportunity for comedy

Professor of Theatre and Director of ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ Neil Blackadder wanted to offer the opportunity for students to put on a comedic production as well as one set in a specific time period. As the previous two shows this season have dealt with darker and heavier themes, Blackadder noted that the satirical nature of Oscar Wilde’s, “The Importance of Being Earnest” appealed to students as well as other faculty involved...
May 17, 2017
Knox to stage ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

Knox to stage ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

GALESBURG — Knox College Theatre will present Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, through Saturday, May 13, in Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for the Fine Arts, on the Knox campus...
May 4, 2017
‘We’re Not Playing’ brings activism to Studio Theatre

‘We’re Not Playing’ brings activism to Studio Theatre

Dressed in black and white, the performers stood ready to make their case. On the low lit stage of Studio Theatre, Knox students put together a series of several staged readings as a part of the “We’re Not Playing” campaign that originated from the Little Black Dress INK initiative in New York...
January 25, 2017
KNOX’S REPERTORY TERM IMMERSES STUDENTS IN THEATRE

KNOX’S REPERTORY TERM IMMERSES STUDENTS IN THEATRE

Once every three years Knox College gives student the chance to take a deep dive into the trappings of the theatre. This is the 17th year they’ve offered the Repertory Term, a semester in which 40 students devote all their study time to mounting two productions. Knox Theatre Professor Neil Blackadder explains to WGIL that the students handle nearly aspect of the two shows...
March 3, 2016
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