Theatre & Dance Articles
All the World’s a Stage
Millikin's New Musicals Workshop elevates collaboration
Collaboration is the hallmark of Millikin University's New Musicals Workshop immersion course. For more than a decade, students and faculty have had the opportunity to team up with professional writing teams to develop new musicals intended for commercial production.
Millikin graduate talks acting career and involvement at MU
Millikin University graduate Annie Wersching '99 took part in a podcast on ComicsVerse discussing her recent acting projects and her time at Millikin.
Millikin student shares past and current theatre experiences
Millikin University first-year musical theatre major Thomas Ferro of Mundelein, Ill., was recently featured in the Mundelein Review discussing his previous theatre experiences at Mundelein High School and his current experiences on the Millikin campus.
Ferro recently portrayed the character Charlie in the Mundelein High School theater department's 2014 production of David Schwimmer's play "Trust."
Tragicomedy portrays emotion through movement and physical acting
Millikin University's School of Theatre and Dance continues its 2017-18 performance season with "Wintertime," a production written by Charles L. Mee. Performances will be held at Albert Taylor Theatre Dec. 7-9. The show is directed by Kevin Hoffmann, assistant professor of theatre at Millikin.
Have you heard the news? Millikin recently announced plans to break ground in 2018 on a new Center for Theatre and Dance, with the building targeted for a fall 2020 opening. The $29 million facility will include a convertible theatre, well-equipped studios, classrooms, design labs and public spaces for the nationally recognized School of Theatre and Dance.
Hogwarts, Harry and The Issues That Must Not Be Named
School of Theatre and Dance presents "9 to 5" The Musical Nov. 9-12
Millikin University's School of Theatre and Dance continues its 2017-18 production season with "9 to 5" The Musical running Nov. 9-12 in Albert Taylor Theatre, located in Shilling Hall on Millikn's campus.