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St. Edward’s theatre spotlights tight-knit cast, boat crew in production

Ana Flores, Writer

November 12, 2018

History has a way of writing itself, at least that is what is generally believed. “Men On Boats,” a play by Jaclyn Backhaus and directed by Shawn Sides, challenges this idea through the story of 10 men and four boats. Ma...

Annual 24-Hour Play Festival challenges thespians to flex creative muscle


October 23, 2017

Playwriting, directing and acting, all done within 24 hours? In a race against the clock, The Transit Theatre Troupe challenged student playwrights, directors and actors to create their best work for their annual 24-Hour Play...

“Museum” a fun, fast-paced jumble of stories

Life & Arts editor

October 7, 2013

“You’d have to be nuts to make this stuff,” a character says at one point in the latest Mary Moody Northen Theater show, “Museum.” He refers to art on display at a postmodern museum exhibition, but that quote is easily a...

Broadway rights jeopardize original play lineup

News Editor

September 24, 2013

The Mary Moody Northen Theatre opens their production of “Museum” by Tina Howe on Sept. 26. However, until the end of July, the St. Edward’s University theatre was expected to perform a completely different show.During ...

Transit Theatre Troupe starts fresh with comedy set in ‘60s


September 17, 2013

What is the best way to spend a night? Watching your school theater troupe perform, of course! The Transit Theatre Troupe, a student-run company, performs all over campus throughout the year. “[Transit is] student run, stud...

MMNT’s latest production proves earnestly funny

Life & Arts Editor

April 17, 2013

Mary Moody Northen Theatre breathes new life into a classic with their latest production of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest.” The play itself is witty, quick and tricky to pull off with clarity, however director R...

Fusebox Festival combines art forms, relies on campus community


April 9, 2013

We just got through a major festival, and some people may still be feeling the effects. But some people may still be in a festive mood, and they are in luck. In mid-April, the city will host the eighth annual Fusebox Festival...

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