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“Avenue Q” Wows

“Avenue Q” Wows

March 9, 2017

Walking into EWU’s Mainstage Theatre, I didn’t know what to expect from a musical called “Avenue Q.” I had heard the ample warnings of its adult...

Events Jan. 12-18

January 12, 2017

Filed under Calendar

INB Performing Arts Center Pippin When: January 12 - 15 Time: Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.  Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sunday at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Where: INB Performing Arts Center Cost: $32.50 - $72.50 (depending on seating) About: Pippin is a Tony award winning broadway musical. “Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soari...

‘Love’s Labour’s Lost: The Musical’ gears up for second slate of showings

‘Love’s Labour’s Lost: The Musical’ gears up for second slate of showings

March 11, 2016

With a bong and female blow-up doll in hand, the spotlight cast upon four well-dressed men, setting the mood for Shakespeare’s abridged version of “Love’s...

Shakespeare’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ comes to EWU as a musical

By Brad Brown, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2016

Filed under Eagle Life, Showcase, Slideshow

“Love’s Labour’s Lost: The Musical” – a musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy – is scheduled to open March 4 at EWU’s University Theatre. Students and faculty have come together to produce an abridged version of Shakespeare’s classic with a blend of contemporary rock music for the theater program’s winter production. The first of two weekend...

“A Man of No Importance” presents a refreshing musical

By Alla Drokina, Staff Writer

March 9, 2015

Filed under Eagle Life

“A Man of No Importance,” directed by EWU alumnus Jadd Davis of the Coeur d'Alene Summer Theatre, explores themes of self-acceptance, identity, shame, sin and most importantly, love. The audience is transported to 1940s Ireland where the cast is clad in retro costumes. The women can be seen in bright, polka dot patterns or plaid with knee-length skirts and cardigans,...

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