February 26, 2020 at 12:45pm

Little Dreamers education program goes beyond Acting

In spring 2019, theatre administration major Maya Dougherty was trying to earn a spot on the leadership team for the Millikin University student-run venture, Pipe Dreams Studio Theatre. Going into her interview, she knew she had some great ideas, but felt that none of the positions truly fit to her strengths.

February 21, 2020 at 10:45am

A look at Millikin's new imagining of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic operetta

W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan's classic operetta "The Pirates of Penzance" has been a popular production for generations, and this year, the production has become a part of Millikin University's mainstage season, but with a twist.

February 14, 2020 at 2:00pm

Millikin theatre student's original play centers on lives of inmates

When Taylor Porter was in the early stages of developing her original play, she looked to Millikin University's Shakespeare Corrected program for inspiration. What transpired was something unique; a movement-based production called "For Real, For Real."

February 13, 2020 at 1:30pm

Program offers opportunity for students to focus on specialized areas to meet academic, career goals

The Millikin University School of Theatre & Dance has announced the launch of a new Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Theatre and Performance Studies degree program to replace its current Bachelor of Arts in Theatre degree program. Students can be admitted into the new degree program starting in fall 2020.

February 3, 2020 at 2:30pm

Millikin University becomes a "Neve" College

Millikin University is one of the few academic institutions in the United States that can call itself a Neve College – a name attached to many high-end music studio products.

January 21, 2020 at 1:45pm

Album produced by Millikin student-run label First Step Records

Amy Catron, principal cellist for the Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra (MDSO) and adjunct faculty member for the School of Music at Millikin University, has released a compilation of work produced by First Step Records, a Millikin student-run record label, titled "Particles and Prayer."

January 8, 2020 at 10:45am

Musical theatre major brings authenticity to the stage

Four years ago, Trey DeLuna was auditioning for various college theatre programs but wasn't landing the opportunities that he was hoping for. He applied and auditioned at Millikin University knowing Millikin is home to one of the best musical theatre programs in the country. As it turned out, DeLuna wanted Millikin, and Millikin wanted him right back.

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