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GSU theater presents 'Anon(ymous)'

GSU theater presents 'Anon(ymous)'

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Homer’s “Odyssey” is the inspiration for playwright Naomi Iizuka’s exploration of the immigration and the refugee experience in modern America.  [Read More]

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September 22, 2017

 
‘Wham! Bam! Play Slam!’ performances set for August 19 at GSU ‘Wham! Bam! Play Slam!’ performances set for August 19 at GSU

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Bill Oberst Jr. to bring Grizzard to the Mars stage — again Bill Oberst Jr. to bring Grizzard to the Mars stage — again

Actor Bill Oberst Jr. has stepped into the late Lewis Grizzard's shoes more than 1,000 times in the last decade. ... [Read More] 1 Image

C.S. Lewis classic to be performed at the Averitt May C.S. Lewis classic to be performed at the Averitt May

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Spring youth showcases to take the stage this month Spring youth showcases to take the stage this month

As the academic year draws to a close, students at the Averitt Center for the Arts are preparing to show off their skills in their annual spring showcases.
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Student playwrights take center stage in GSU’s Ten Minute Play Festival Student playwrights take center stage in GSU’s Ten Minute Play Festival

This month marks the return of Georgia Southern’s Ten Minute Play Festival, an annual event organized and produced by Theatre South, a student run organization in the university’s Communication Arts ...
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Harry O'Donoghue to bring 'Celtic Christmas' to Averitt stage on Dec. 9 Harry O'Donoghue to bring 'Celtic Christmas' to Averitt stage on Dec. 9

Harry O’Donoghue is no stranger to the stage. He’s been in the business we call “show” for more than 30 years. During that time, he’s become a well-known singer, songwriter ...
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Wham! Bam! Play Slam! Wham! Bam! Play Slam!

    The Theatre & Performance program at Georgia Southern opens their performance season with the fourth annual Wham! Bam! Play Slam! The free, fun-filled performance features original scripts written, rehearsed ...
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Boro theater season preview: Fall 2016 Boro theater season preview: Fall 2016

    Small though it is, Statesboro has its own bustling theater scene, with three different venues providing a constant rotation of eclectic entertainment. Whether you’re looking for live music, ballet, ...
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Final Summer Stock show ushers in  a change of pace at the Averitt Final Summer Stock show ushers in a change of pace at the Averitt

    It’s eight o’clock on Saturday night in rural America. The interior of the house looks like any other stereotypical home, a wooden space complete with an antenna TV, ...
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'Red, White & Tuna' headlines Summer Stock 'Red, White & Tuna' headlines Summer Stock

    This summer, the Averitt Center for the Arts has partnered up with students from the Georgia Southern University theater department to unveil a new series of theater shows ...
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Witness 'The Miracle Worker' at Averitt Center Witness 'The Miracle Worker' at Averitt Center

    The Averitt Center for the Arts' latest play, The Miracle Worker, will tell the story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan over the weekend of June 3–5 in ...
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World-builder and set designer to lecture at GSU World-builder and set designer to lecture at GSU

    Timothy Earls, a Georgia Southern alumnus and an accomplished set designer and art director of over 20 years, will be giving a presentation to students this Monday, May 23, ...
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East Georgia presents 'Works in Progress' East Georgia presents 'Works in Progress'

    Last August, Professor Sebastian Verdis of East Georgia State College put out a call for playwrights to submit to his sixth annual 10-minute play writing contest, "Exit Stage Right." ...
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DO NOT OPEN this article DO NOT OPEN this article

    In August, Georgia Southern University’s Devised Theatre class will be taking their performance, DO NOT OPEN!, on the road to Edinburgh, Scotland, for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Those of ...
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