Angels leave Lane; Curtain comes down on powerful production

Tony Kushner's award winning play "Angels in America" closed its season at Lane Community College on May 3. The powerful and controversial play focuses...
Katurian (Tyler Freeman) awaits the outcome of his predicament in the dress rehearsal of The Pillowman

Lane production explores the dark side of storytime

“It’s a dark, dark, dark Irish comedy,” Tara  Wibrew, guest director and Lane alumni, said of The Pillowman. “Which I guess means it’s an...

Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream opens; Lane actors’ skill highlights performance

Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream opened at Ragazinno Performance Hall on April 18.In the play, Duke Theseus of Athens is approached with a complaint...

Shakespeare adaptation comes to Ragozzino Hall; A Midsummer Night’s Dream receives...

Lane theater instructor Judith “Sparky” Roberts’ adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be performed at Lane’s Ragozzino Hall April 17 to April 19...

Lights, camera, act!

Both Media Arts and Theatre majors got a chance to build their respective skills at last week’s Visiting Artist Series. Brian Haimbach, Theatre Arts...

Blue Door Theatre talks turkey

In the last week of preparation for the cast of “Turkey Shorts” for their upcoming consecutive weekends of performances this month, Ty Potter, the...

Performance in the round

Former Lane Community College faculty member, Judith “Sparky” Roberts, is directing a production of “Romeo and Juliet” at the Wildish Community Theater in Springfield...

An ancient classic reworked

In ancient Greece theater played a big role in entertainment for royalty, commoners and everyone in between. Today many Greek plays are enacted and...

A very twisted birthday

(Left to right) Nathan Dunlap (Stanley) sulks at his birthday party while Taelor Critchett (Lulu) and Brianne Orloski (Meg) enjoy the festivities during...