"Twelfth Night" Inaugural McDonald Theatre Production

The HWS Theatre Department has fully transitioned into the new McDonald Theatre in the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts and will open the 2016 season with the inaugural performance of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night." Performances will run on Feb. 18 and 19 at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Feb. 20 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. "We're excited to have this first opportunity to say thank you through our a...  More >>

Gearan Center Opens with Ribbon-Cutting, Dedications

The opening ceremony of the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts brought together hundreds of guests on Saturday, Jan. 23 to celebrate the formal unveiling of the building and to thank the donors who made it possible. Designed to enhance the study, practice and experience of music, theatre, dance and media and society, the 65,000-square-foot facility is situated at the heart of the Hobart and Wi...  More >>

Hatch in "End of the Rainbow"

"End of the Rainbow," featuring Assistant Professor of Theatre Chris Hatch, opens this month at the Kavinoky Theatre, a professional theatre on the campus of D'Youville College in Buffalo, N.Y. Written by Peter Quilter and directed by Lisa Ludwig, "End of the Rainbow" is set in London in 1968, as Judy Garland prepares for a five-week run at a nightclub, accompanied by her younger fiancé/manager M...  More >>

Inside L.A. Careers

Over three days this January, a group of Hobart and William Smith students traveled to the Los Angeles area to network with more than 20 members of the Colleges' Career Network who work in the entertainment and media industries. One of eight "career treks" organized by the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experiential Education during the 2015-16 winter break, the "Behind the Scenes"...  More >>

Mullavey '55 "Scores Big" in Play Performance

In "Clever Little Lies," now playing at Manhattan's Westside Theatre, actor Greg Mullavey '55 "scores big with every line reading, vocal inflection, and facial expression," The New Yorker writes in its review of the play. "Audiences may be drawn to Joe DiPietro's new play, directed by David Saint, for the pleasure of seeing Marlo Thomas-and she doesn't disappoint, her raspy delivery and impeccab...  More >>



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