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First Bloomsburg Student Nominated for MTI Award

Photo credit: Micah Wagman Kali Morgia, a junior theater and mass communications major, was recently nominated for the Musical Theatre Intensive (MTI) Scholarship award for her role in Bloomsburg University Players’ musical, “Be More Chill.” Morgia, who played the Squip…

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Offers Project Discovery Program

Every January Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble (BTE) opens The Alvina Krause Theatre’s doors for a week of special performances. Under BTE’s Project Discovery program, high school students and teachers in the surrounding area are allowed to attend one free theatre performance,…

Review: The Laramie Project

            This past week (Feb. 24–Feb. 28), the BU Players, a theatre ensemble composed entirely of Bloomsburg theatre arts majors, put on a production of Moises Kaufman’s “The Laramie Project” at the Alvina Krauss Theatre in downtown Bloomsburg. The play,…

“The Interview” Lost the Battle… But Hopefully It Has Not Lost the War

“The Interview,” a comedy-action film about two journalists hired by the U.S. government to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, has been the center of controversy since June 2014, when North Korean representatives threatened “merciless” action against the United States…

A Drum! A Drum! Macbeth Doth Come!

Fair is foul and foul is fair. The BU Players put on William Shakespeare’s Macbeth at the Alvina Krause Theatre in Bloomsburg. The curtains rose from Wednesday, Nov. 5 to Sunday November 9 to a pretty full house. For those…

This Weekend: Avenue Q, Brought To You By BU Players

Sesame Street: whether we’d like to admit it or not, we all miss our childhood show. Haven’t you ever wished that there was an adult version of Sesame Street, with real adult scenarios and morals? Well, your wish has been…

Monty Python’s Spamalot: Hilariously Brilliant

Brava! Spamalot’s, 2005 Tony Award, win for Best Musical was definitely well deserved. The traveling tour of Monty Python’s Spamalot fought off snow to perform at Bloomsburg last Friday. Although winter storm Nemo, blew through the area, the sold out show continued without a hitch.