Casey Morarity keeps the beat at 'Carrie, the Musical'

March 22, 2023 From drums to glockenspiels, music education major Casey Morarity does it all and is currently using her percussion talents for Tantrum Theatre’s production of "Carrie, The Musical."

"Carrie, The Musical" unleashes telekinetic powers, teen chaos on stage

March 3, 2023 "Carrie, The Musical," features direction and choreography by guest artist Victoria Rae Sook and music direction by Brent Frederick in the E. E. Baker Theater in Kantner Hall, March 9-10 and 22-25.

Tantrum Theater uses Ohio Arts Council funding to build local junior high drama club

December 7, 2022 The Tantrum Theater was awarded an Ohio Arts Council Arts Partnership Grant to build the Athens Middle School Drama Club.

“Hotel Berry” tickets available for in-person and virtual-streamed shows

November 2, 2022 There are a multitude of opportunities from Nov. 17 through Dec. 3, to catch this Tantrum Theater production of an original play set in Athens, Ohio.

‘Hotel Berry’ production tells untold stories of Athens, highlights Black community

October 19, 2022 The Ohio University College of Fine Arts professional theater company, Tantrum Theater, produced a new work spotlighting one of many untold parts of Athens history, the Berry Hotel. 

Summer youth and teen programs with the College of Fine Arts

May 20, 2022 Ohio University's College of Fine Arts is offering a wide range of summer youth and teen programs once again this summer. 

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Athens Middle School Drama Club inspires theater etiquette, confidence in students with support from Tantrum Theater and the College of Fine Arts

May 3, 2022 With a robust theater program at both the elementary and high school levels in the Athens City Schools, Rebecca VerNooy saw a gap in education at AMS and the need for youth arts education.

Canadian choreographer blends dance styles on OHIO's production of 'Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812'

March 23, 2022 Eden Hildebrand has been at OHIO’s Athens Campus this semester as she works on Tantrum Theater’s production of the musical, adapted from 70 pages of Leo Tolstoy’s seminal novel, War and Peace.

Tantrum Theater stages alumnus’ Broadway hit ‘Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812’

January 24, 2022 Originally planned to take the stage in spring 2020 but delayed due to COVID, Tantrum Theater will produce alumnus Dave Malloy’s Tony Award-winning musical “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.”

IN-PHOTOS: School of Theater students partner with equity actors for Men on Boats

December 10, 2021 Through photos and words, this essay explores the student experience working on the Tantrum Theater production of "Men on Boats"

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School of Theater students partner with equity actors for ‘Men on Boats’

December 10, 2021 Recently, School of Theater students were able to get back on stage and work with professional actors in Tantrum Theater's production of “Men on Boats.”

Tantrum Theater presents Men on Boats, a reinvented slice of American history

October 8, 2021 Ohio University’s Tantrum Theater opens its 2021-2022 season on Oct. 8 with Jaclyn Backhaus’ Men on Boats.

Tantrum Theater to receive $10,000 in grant funding from the National Endowment for the Arts

May 12, 2021 Tantrum Theater, Ohio University’s professional theater, has been approved for a $10,000 Grants for Arts Projects award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Tantrum Theater to showcase collaborative improv class with live stream

October 14, 2020 OHIO’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 local artists.

Tantrum Theater releases its revised fall season

October 12, 2020 The pandemic might have stopped many other theaters across the county from producing work during the pandemic, but Ohio University's Tantrum Theater is persevering.