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Department of Theatre and Cinema News

  1. Jul 25, 2014

    Changing roles – theatre professor acts in alumnus’ production

    Associate Professor Wesley Young portrayed Herod in TheatreLAB Richmond’s production of “Salome: a Wilde Experiment.” Alumnus DeeJay Gray ’10 is artistic director for the theatre.

  2. Jul 25, 2014

    Summer adventures: what CVPA faculty do in the summer

    Wonder what our faculty do in the summer? See how faculty from the five departments spend their time both on campus and off.

  3. Jun 20, 2014

    CVPA faculty and staff recognized during RU Employee Service Awards

    The CVPA has 12 faculty and staff members who were recognized during the the RU Employee Service Recognition ceremony.

  4. May 12, 2014

    2014 CVPA students graduate with awards

    During Commencement 2014, the outstanding student awards were presented to undergrads and graduate students from each department. It was also a time to reflect upon all the achievements our students have accomplished.

  5. Apr 28, 2014

    Zany to profound Advanced Directing Class upholds tradition

    “Hairy Backs, Head Wounds and Hoping for the Best” is the theme for the RU Department of Theatre’s Advance Directing Class, which will run April 30-May 3 in the Hawes Studio Theatre.

News from University Relations

  1. Mar 26, 2014

    Criminal justice and theater students unite for conflict management workshop

    Criminal justice and theater students at Radford University are teaming up for a unique role playing exercise about conflict management and domestic disputes on Tuesday, April 1.

  2. Nov 12, 2013

    "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" comes to life in Pridemore Playhouse

    A new stage adaptation of "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" premieres Saturday, Nov. 16, in the Pridemore Playhouse on the Radford University campus.

  3. Oct 22, 2013

    Pridemore stage dedicated to beloved RU theater professor

    RU Professor Emeritus Charles L. "Chuck" Hayes was honored on Oct. 19, when the stage in Pridemore Playhouse was named for him.

  4. Oct 9, 2013

    "The Dining Room" comes to Pridemore Playhouse

    The almost-mythological tradition of sitting down together to a family dinner is the main course of "The Dining Room," the third production of the Radford University Department of Theatre and Cinema's 2013-14 season.

  5. Jul 1, 2013

    Governor's Schools return to Radford for fourth year

    Radford University welcomed nearly 400 of the Commonwealth's most talented high school students to campus last week for its fourth hosting of the Virginia Summer Residential Governor's Schools in the Humanities and the Visual and Performing Arts.