Comedy of the artists

Comedia Dell’arte- comedy of the artists. Renaissance Italian improvised theatre came to St Ambrose University in April to boisterous laughter. Continue reading “Comedy of the artists”

Les Miserables at Circa’21

Circa’21 is currently showing Les Miserables, the fifth-longest running Broadway show.

Les Miserables, or as it’s commonly abbreviated, Les Mis, is a sweeping epic set in post-revolutionary France. Continue reading “Les Miserables at Circa’21”

Local Theatre Produces “Sweet” New Musical

This June, The District Theatre in Rock Island debuted a brand new musical experience called “Big Rock Candy Mountain.” Tristan Tapscott, a bluegrass and folk loving local theatre artist, directed, produced and wrote this original story. The story, set in the depression-era, begins as a group of escaped convicts find their way into a locked theatre only to be greeted by a packed house. Continue reading “Local Theatre Produces “Sweet” New Musical”