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Theatre department to perform ‘The Outsider’ through Facebook live

Theatre department to perform 'The Outsider' through Facebook live

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Staff Writer

April 16, 2020

Baker University Theatre Department is still finding a way to bring the stage to life, despite the shift to online classes. Instead of a traditional performance, their production of “The Outsider” will be a live reading streamed online. Emily Kasprzak, assistant professor of theatre, said the...

Theatre performs “Jack and Jill”: A modern take on romance

Senior Erynne Jamison stars as Jill. Rather than performing the production in Rice Auditorium, it will run in Darby Hope Theatre.

Story by Will Hanson, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2020

“Jack and Jill” is a play written by Jane Martin and it first premiered in 1996. The production is known for its unique and contemporary take on romance and relationships, while also having a principal cast of only two. The play follows the tumultuous journey of two people in a relationship over...

Semester welcomes new professors to campus

Director of the Baker Wetlands and Associate Professor of Biology Irene is one of the new professors welcomed to campus this semester.

Story by Sarah Day, News Editor

September 26, 2018

This semester Baker welcomed five new professors to campus in the theater department, biology, mass media, in the Dean's office and at the Baker Wetlands. Emily Kasprzak, a new professor in the Theatre Department will be leading classes about acting, costuming, directing and movement. Kasprzak said...