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Mount Aloysius College Theatre produces challenging productions each academic year.  Genres of productions include comedies, musicals, dramas, classical pieces,  student-directed plays and interdisciplinary study involvement. Interested students take part in:

  • Acting and musical performance
  • Scenery, costume, lighting and sound design
  • Scenery and costume construction
  • Backstage running crews
  • Stage Management
  • Public Relations
  • Poster and Program Design
  • Directing

The program participates in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) conference each year and has had many student receive special honors and nominations from recent productions. Students from any major may participate in theatre, and scholarships are available for interested students. For more information please contact Nathan Magee, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts / Director of Theatre at (814) 886-6409 or email nmagee@mtaloy.edu.

Theatre Box Office Number: 814-886-6684

Upcoming Theatre Events

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Past Productions

2017

2016

2015

2014

  • A Night of Improv – A night of sketch-comedy improv performed by faculty, staff and students
  • Nickel and Dimed by  Joan Holden (based on the book by Barbara Ehrenreich)
  • Dr. Suess & Other Mixed Up FairytalesA Student Directed Fundraising Project
  • Godspell by Steven Schwartz  (Kennedy Center award winner)

2013

2012

  • The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams
  • Almost Maine, by John Cariani
  • I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change by Joe DiPietro

2011

  • Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling
  • Kimberly Akimbo by David Lindsay-Abaire
  • Director’s One-Act Festival
  • The Last Five Years by Jason Robert Brown

2010

  • The Spitfire Grill with music and book by James Valcq and lyrics and book by Fred Alley
  • Director’s One-Act Festival
  • Love Letters by A.R. Gurney
  • The Zoo Story by Edward Albee

Theatre Scholarships

Please contact Nathan Magee, Theatre Director, if you would like to set up an audition time for a theatre scholarship. The Theatre Department rewards scholarships to deserving students based on academic excellence and theatrical merit in the following areas:

  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Design
  • Costuming
  • Set Construction
  • Lighting
  • Sound
  • Public Relations

Expectations of students on a theatrical scholarship include:

  • Participate in all theatrical productions on campus (acting, technical, design)
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be leaders among the student body with promotion of theatrical events

Theatre Scholarship Audition Form

Audition Information

*Auditions for Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

  • Directed by Nathan Magee, Theatre Director; Stage Managed by Kolby Wasnick, Theatre Alumni.
  • Tuesday, January 23rd & Wednesday, January 24th from 7-9 PM in Alumni Hall.
  • Callbacks will be on Thursday, January 25th from 7-9 PM in Alumni Hall.
  • An audition packet is available to pick up by the theatre call board in the faculty wing.
  • A memorized, prepared monologue is preferred for auditions. Material should be contemporary and no longer than 2 minutes in length. Sign up for an audition time on the theatre call board in the faculty wing, or contact Nathan Magee at nmagee@mtaloy.edu for further information.

 


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