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  • OHIO senior awarded scholarship, fellowship, and continued support from Miranda Family Fund

    October 27, 2020

    KeShawn Mellon is an advocate, in every sense of the word. He’s attended eight masterclasses on anti-racist theater and micro-aggressions, led two workshops on student spoken word poems for a performance protest, and he’s organized and participated in two performance protests.

    Originally Posted on OHIO News
  • Tantrum Theater to showcase collaborative improv class with live stream

    October 19, 2020

    Ohio University’s Tantrum Theater is collaborating with The Nest Theatre and Passion Works Studio to conduct a virtual five-week applied improv workshop for School of Theater students and Passion Works artists. The class will conclude with a free performance on Facebook Live.

    Originally Posted on OHIO news
  • Tantrum Theater releases its revised fall season

    October 6, 2020

    The pandemic might have stopped many other theaters across the county from producing work during the pandemic, but Ohio University's Tantrum Theater persevered and continues to produce work with a collective of creative artists. 

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  • School of Theater grad offers best practices with audition tech to student actors

    September 25, 2020

    The College of Fine Arts School of Theater welcomed alumna, Lisa Bol, MFA’15, as a College of Fine Arts Visiting Artist to workshop tech used for video auditions with current BFA and MFA student actors.

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  • College of Fine Arts’ Schools of Music and Theater add three world-class musical theater professionals to their ranks 

    September 16, 2020

    The new normal of meeting virtually has allowed both schools to broaden their hiring search for vocal instructors and, as a result, have welcomed world-class Broadway actors-vocalists to their ranks.

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  • Tantrum’s “Stories of COVID” bring a voice to Athens’ African American community

    August 21, 2020

    Throughout the summer, Tantrum Theater, Ohio University’s professional theater company, in partnership with the Racial Equity Coalition of the Athens Foundation, produced a series of short-form audio interviews with members of Athens’ African American community, bringing their voices and stories

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  • OHIO’s Tantrum Theater presents Stories of COVID-19 in Athens County Ohio

    July 10, 2020

    Tantrum Theater, Ohio University’s professional theater company, will present a series of interviews that feature the voices and stories of African American community members in Athens County, broadcasted on WOUB stations starting July 9.

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  • Recent Peggy Ezekiel award-winners recognized

    June 6, 2020

    Each autumn, second and third-year master’s degree candidates in the School of Theater put the finishing touches on their portfolios and submit them to the Peggy Ezekiel Awards program

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  • Lighting the Path

    June 6, 2020

    An examination of alumna and School of Theater faculty member Molly Tiede-Schroer’s professional accolades and success points to a mix of reasons:

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  • Tantrum Theater maps new territory close to home

    June 6, 2020

    At long last the College of Fine Art’s professional theater company, Tantrum Theater, has come home to Athens.

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