Former Lane Students Star in Local Production

“Some people see a love triangle when they look at us and the way we play the roles, but Kory and I see best friends,” said former Lane student Melissa Miller. Miller and Kory...

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 faculty, led a workshop focused on the relationship between directors...

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 by Egeus. His daughter Hermia refuses to marry Demetrius, the...

“Finally, someone gets it!’

(From upper left to bottom right) Terrill Thompson, Zem Chance, Rose Downing and Trisha Driscoll perform in the 1998 play “Transfigurations” at Eugene’s Very Little Theatre. The play, written by Eliza Roaring Springs...

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

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 and April 24 to April 26. Because only Shakespeare’s scripts were...

Play sets SPA abuzz: Actors not faking enthusiasm for play

The Student Productions Association began its fall performance of Sarah Ruhl’s In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play) Nov. 14 at Lane’s Blue Door Theater in Building 6. One may think that attending a...

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 the play “The Birthday Party”. The Lane Community College Student Production...

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 Jan. 27 - 29. Roberts was a faculty member at...

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 Irish comedy.” A play written by Martin McDonagh, an Academy...