29 Aug 2016

SGA to pay for student theater tickets

Theatre Wesleyan fans will be able to see performances for free this semester, thanks to the Student Government Association. The SGA voted Friday to set aside $2,500 for student tickets to theater productions this semester. The Student Theatrical Experience Fund goes into effect immediately. The vote came during the semester’s

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15 Apr 2015

Theater Wesleyan preps Rent for annual musical

For its 61st annual musical, Theatre Wesleyan is producing Rent. But it’s not, several cast members say, the same Rent that audiences have loved since the play debuted on Broadway 19 years ago. “It’s not going to be the Rent everyone knows,” said Tyler Guse, who plays Angel Dumott-Schunard. “It’s

18 Feb 2015

Theater Wesleyan presents “The Survivor” opening tonight

Theatre Wesleyan’s fourth production of the 2014-2015 season takes audiences into the heart of the Holocaust – the Warsaw ghetto. “The Survivor,” which runs Feb. 18-22 at the Thad Smotherman Theatre, was written by Susan Nanus and based on a memoir by Holocaust survivor Jack Eisner, who as a teenager

05 Sep 2014

‘Sylvia’ takes the stage at Theatre Wesleyan Sept. 25

Sylvia, by A. R. Gurney, opens on Sept.25 in the Thad Smotherman Theatre . The show will run Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 2-4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 at 2 p.m. The box office will open Sept. 16 and hours are 1:30-4:30 Tuesday-Friday and one hour

23 Apr 2014

Texas Wesleyan presents “The Drowsy Chaperone”

For over six decades Theatre Wesleyan has put on an annual musical. To mark the 60th anniversary, Theatre Wesleyan will present “The Drowsy Chaperone” April 24-27. Directed by professor of theatre Connie Whitt-Lambert, the performance will run one weekend only with the debut on Thursday April 24, at 7:30 p.m. in