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The electropop opera, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, shows at the Thad Smotherman Theatre for one weekend only.

Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 opens at Theatre Wesleyan

Chiara Watson, Editor-in-chief April 18, 2024

The sounds of synths usher the audience into the opening scene of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812. Directed by Jeanne Everton, associate professor of theatre acting & directing studies,...

Exit, Pursued by a Bear shows at the Thad Smotherman Theatre from Feb. 15 to 25.  
Photo courtesy: Theatre Wesleyan

Guest director brings ‘sweet revenge comedy’ to life

Chiara Watson, Editor-in-chief February 15, 2024

Written by Lauren Gunderson, in this dark comedy ‘Exit, Pursued by a Bear’, Lillie Galvan takes to the stage as Nan to confront her husband Kyle about the nature of their relationship. With help from...

Breakneck Romeo and Juliet takes place inside the Ann Waggoner Fine Arts Building.

One-man rendition of Romeo and Juliet comes to Texas Wesleyan

Richard Amaefule, Content Producer January 29, 2024

On Jan. 24 in Martin Hall at the Ann Waggoner Fine Arts Building, a rendition of “Romeo and Juliet” was held. “Breakneck Romeo and Juliet” fully captivated the skill of director and actor, Tim...

The performance by Mooney is a one-man production of Romeo & Juliet performed in Martin Hall.

Theatre Wesleyan presents Tim Mooney’s “Breakneck Romeo & Juliet”

Carla Salazar, Content Producer January 23, 2024

On Jan. 24, actor, writer and director Tim Mooney will perform his one-man theater production “Breakneck Romeo & Juliet,” at 7:30 p.m. in Martin Hall.   Mooney’s one-man production will follow...

Characters Mayme, Esther and Mrs. Van Buren connect over Esther’s tale of her romance.  

Photo courtesy Theatre Wesleyan

Theatre Wesleyan’s Intimate Apparel considered one of 13 best things to do in Fort Worth this weekend

Chiara Watson, Editor-in-chief November 9, 2023

Theatre Wesleyan’s newest production Intimate Apparel,  written by Lynn Nottage, will begin showing Nov. 9 through Nov. 18 at Thad Smotherman Theatre. According to a Culture Map article by Alex...

Mercedes Kuhn, Ian Kooistra and Ethan Brandt act in The Death of Seneca by Jonathon Burt. 

Photo Credit: Chase Di Iulio & Pella Le Fever/Theatre Wesleyan

Theatre Wesleyan opens the season with premiere of original productions

Chiara Watson, Editor-in-chief September 28, 2023

Theatre Wesleyan’s Playmarket: Premiere Productions of Original Plays will be showing at Thad Smotherman Theatre from Sept. 28 to Oct 1.   This showcase of original works features four plays...

Student Ethan Brandt directs a play for Theatre Wesleyan.

Student directs play “The Cripple of Inishmaan”

Chiara Watson, Editor-in-chief February 20, 2023

The Cripple of Inishmaan is the latest production to be held by Theatre Wesleyan. Following the opening night on Thursday February 16, the show will run through February 26.   Written by playwright...

Theatre Wesleyan presents “Wonder of the World.”

Theatre Wesleyan presents “Wonder of the World”

Chiara Watson, Content Producer November 11, 2022

Theatre Wesleyan is hosting a production of “Wonder of the World” by playwright David Lindsay-Abaire. Opening night was November 10 and the show will continue through November 19.   This story...

Panelists included Honorable Glenn Lewis, chairman of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Joe Brown, professor of Theatre Wesleyan, D. Wambui Richardson, artistic director of the Jubilee Theatre and visiting Theatre Wesleyan professor, and Carlyle Brown, who attended via video call.

Theatre Wesleyan’s “Down to Mississippi” will not be performed after students speak out over language

Veida Dima, Editor-in-Chief September 30, 2022

After a one hour and thirty-minute open listening session Thursday, Theatre Wesleyan students and faculty have decided to not perform their production of “Down in Mississippi” at Texas Wesleyan...

Down in Mississippi is a play written by Carlyle Brown. Courtesy Theatre Wesleyan.

Theatre Wesleyan puts on the play “Down in Mississippi”

Chiara Watson, Content Producer September 28, 2022

From September 29 to October 9 Theatre Wesleyan will be performing “Down in Mississippi.” Originally written by Carlyle Brown, this performance is directed by Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre...

Professor Joe Brown sits in his office surrounded by his trinkets and memorabilia that make him feel more at home.

Pro Joe staple in the Wesleyan community

Chiara Watson, Content Producer April 26, 2022

The colors of Africa, the sights of Asia, the history of Europe, all the trinkets, paintings and collectables that adorn the walls and shelves of the office greet you, bright and welcoming. An enthusiastic...

The cast of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.

Theatre Wesleyan hosts 67th Spring Musical

Chiara Watson, Content Producer April 21, 2022

  Theatre Wesleyan’s 67th spring musical will take place from April 21 to 24. This rendition of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is directed by Jeanne Everton with musical direction...

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