“The Fourth Wall” offers postmodern examination of theatre

Staci Poston, Assistant Editor

March 2, 2011

Francis Marion University's Theatre staged a production of A.R. Gurney's "The Fourth Wall" from Feb. 17 to Feb. 19. Associate Professor of Theatre History Dr. Dawn Larsen directed the play with the assistance of C.J. Miller,...

Theatre Deparment plans upcoming play: “The Fourth Wall” will hit the stage this month

Shannon Beaudry, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

Francis Marion University theatre's next production will be A.R. Gurney's "The Fourth Wall." The performances will be held on Feb. 17 to Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. each night. "The Fourth Wall" is directed by Associate Professor...

American Shakespeare Center performs “As You Like It”

Jasmine Moultrie, Staff Writer

November 17, 2010

Students, faculty and members of the Florence community filled the Chapman Auditorium recently to see the American Shakespeare Center perform William Shakespeare's play "As You Like It." "As You Like It" is a romantic comedy...

American Shakespeare Center to perform “As You Like It”

Josh Knight, Staff Writer

November 3, 2010

On Nov. 12, the American Shakespeare Center (ASC) will perform Shakespeare's comedy "As You Like It." The performance will take place in Chapman Auditorium at 7:30 p.m., and admission is free and open to the public. "As...

Performance of “Lot O’ Shakespeare” coming to Francis Marion on Nov. 11: One-man theatre production promises to bring life to Shakespearean monologues

Shannon Beaudry, Staff Writer

November 3, 2010

FMU's Artists and Lecture Series and the FMU English Department will be sponsoring "Lot O' Shakespeare," a one-man theater production with a Shakespearean theme. The production will take place on Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in Chapman...

Poetry-driven play comes to FMU

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

October 6, 2010

Francis Marion's Theatre Department will be presenting Edgar Lee Master's "Spoon River Anthology" this month at the Hyman Fine Arts Center on campus. From Oct. 21 to 23 interested theatre lovers can escape in this poetry-driven...

Group attends Burning Man

Josh Knight, Staff Writer

September 22, 2010

Associate Professor of Theatre History Dr. Dawn Larsen and two Francis Marion students recently embarked on a QEP-sponsored trip to the fine arts festival known as "Burning Man." Burning Man is a gathering of 50,000+ artists,...

“Big River” comes to Little Theatre

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

September 8, 2010

The Florence Little Theatre (FLT) will take audience members down the Mississippi River on Sept. 17-25 when the cast and crew members of "Big River" will be performing an adaptation of Mark Twain's "Huckleberry Finn." Kristen...