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Theatre department presents a modern take of “Hedda Gabler”

Theatre department presents a modern take of “Hedda Gabler”

Story by Will Hanson, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 5, 2019

“Hedda Gabler” is a drama written by playwright Henrik Ibsen and premiered in 1891 in Munich, Germany. The role of Hedda is recognized as one of the greatest dramatic roles in theatre. The play follows the newly married character of Hedda who is bored with her life as she finds it unexciting and...

Female-only cast powers “Agnes of God”

Female-only cast powers “Agnes of God”

Story by Will Hanson, Assistant A&E Editor

April 15, 2019

“Agnes of God” is a play written by John Pielmeier and is notable for including a cast of only three female characters. It follows the story of a psychologist appointed to decide the insanity of a young nun accused of causing the death of a newborn baby. The psychologist must then question both t...