Theatre News

Comedy Giants opens March 10

“Woody Allen and Steve Martin are comedy giants, and we are smart ass-ery,” both said. Continue Reading…

Adams State establishes 15-credit requirement for full-time status

Adams State University undergraduate students must now enroll in 15 credit hours per semester to be considered full-time, effective for the fall 2015 semester. Continue Reading…

A Valentine’s play, Stop Kiss opens February 10

“An unspoken love, Stop Kiss is a love story that endures violence and judgment and asks if there is still hope,” said McNamara. Continue Reading…

Biography of Theatre Alumnus Eric Propp

Eric Propp (’03) works in the Boston area as a costume designer and costume crafts artisan. Continue Reading…

Biography of Theatre Alumnus David Beatty

David Beatty was born in Huntington Beach, CA, and followed the footsteps of his father, two uncles, and grandmother, who graduated from Adams State. Continue Reading…

Biography of Theatre Alumna Elizabeth Wellman

After graduating with her BA in Theatre from Adams State University in 2008, Elizabeth Wellman moved to Columbus, Ohio to pursue graduate school. Continue Reading…

La Puente honors generosity of Dave & Virginia Svaldi

The event raised a record $76,000 in support of the homeless shelter's programs. Over the last seven years, the opening night benefit performances have raised more than $350,000 for La Puente. Continue Reading…

Fishing for laughs

The Lost & Found hones comedy skills with Second City in Chicago Continue Reading…

Tickets for It’s a Wonderful Life go on sale November 21

"From Auld Lang Syne to an angel named Clarence, our production will rekindle your favorite memories of the film while being a completely unique theatre experience..." Continue Reading…

Intoxicating Nightmares opens October 28

“There will be blood,” Erik Thurston said. “It is a good Halloween show.” Continue Reading…

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hydes is a tale of depravity, lust, love and horror

Suspenseful and theatrical, I was quickly engrossed in the story and the drama unfolding on stage. Continue Reading…

Adams State Theatre presents “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”

The theatre production features a new and thrilling version of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of depravity, lust, love and horror. Continue Reading…

Alumni to be honored at Homecoming

Activities during the 2014 Adams State University Homecoming include fire, jazz, floats, awards, food, golf tees, theatre, and, of course, football. Continue Reading…

ASU presents an evening of performance art

Featuring performances by art, music, and theatre students, audiences should expect entertainment that is engaging, controversial, whimsical, personal, political, and more Continue Reading…

Theatre presents the iconic coming-of-age story, “The Outsiders”

“I chose this play because it resonates with audiences of all ages, but especially teenagers and young adults” Continue Reading…

Theatrical Haiku opens March 11

“She is what makes me really really funny.” Hernandez returns the compliment, “John has the big ideas and I tweak them.” Continue Reading…

LGBTQ panel to share perspectives

From gay marriage to civil rights, there can be no doubt that change is occurring. Continue Reading…

Hearts, candy, flowers, or bah-humbug - "Ironic Love Affairs" helps set the mood for Valentine's Day

“You see the same problems arise in my scenes set long ago and in Jackie’s more contemporary plays. Some end with perfect love and others you can tell the relationship will be troubled.” Continue Reading…

Hauser relates to one-man show

“It is all just me. I am the center of attention and I love it.” Continue Reading…

Freshmen through alumna involved in Adams State holiday show

“This is my first experience working with the Theatre Department and I am having fun,” Kacia Schmidt said. Continue Reading…

Take time to relax and laugh before the holiday season

“A dark, bittersweet holiday treat – caution: may contain nuts!” Continue Reading…

ASU Theatre presents Subtitles Not Included

The worlds of theatre and film collide hilariously in the comedy “Swedish Movie” by Don Nigro. Continue Reading…

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Kaitlyn-Dawn Perham - 2012 Theatre Alumna

Kaitlyn-Dawn Perham is originally from Greeley, Colorado and now resides in a small town near the capitol city of Ukraine. Continue Reading…

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Julia Schwarz - 2004 Theatre Alumna

After graduating from Adams State, Julia earned her M.A. in Theatre Education from Emerson College where her work focused on theatre for social change. Continue Reading…

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Jessica Schneider - 2010 Theatre Alumna

After graduating from Adams State University, Jessica started working at one of the two largest theatres in the Denver area, The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. Continue Reading…

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Travis Goodman - 2004 Theatre Alumnus

Travis is a working actor in Los Angeles where he has made appearances in multiple television shows as well as starred in 12 plays, over 40 short films and one feature film. Continue Reading…

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Zachary Burrell - 2009 Theatre Alumnus

Zachary is currently in Chile working for a company called ARTSPOT based out of Buenos Aires in Argentina Continue Reading…

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Rocco DiSanti - 2005 Theatre Alumnus

Rocco is a projection designer whose work has taken him around the world. Continue Reading…

Improv comedy included during Homecoming Weekend

You know what they say... laughter is the best medicine! Continue Reading…

Adams State Theatre presents “Getting Out”

This powerful drama follows the character Arlene as she is released from prison and seeks to start her life over. Continue Reading…