Posts With Keyword ‘Ann Wilkinson’

Guys And Dolls Opens Soon At Central

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Central College is putting on a famous Broadway show.

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‘K.O.L.D. Radio’ Continues Tonight, Tomorrow in Pella

Posted: Saturday, April 17th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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There’s still a chance to catch the latest production from Pella’s Union Street Players theatre troupe.

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Union Street Players Open New Production Tonight

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The latest production from Pella’s Union Street Players hits the stage Thursday night.

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Tickets Available for Upcoming USP Production

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Tickets are currently on sale for the latest production from Pella’s Union Street Players.

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Cast Announced for Upcoming USP Production in Pella

Posted: Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The cast and crew of the Union Street Players’ upcoming production of K.O.L.D. Radio, Whitefish Bay has been announced.

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‘Urinetown’ Musical Holds Final Performance Tonight

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Saturday is the final night to see Urinetown the Musical at Central College.

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‘Radium Girls’ Opens Tonight at Central College

Posted: Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 at 6:23 am

Radium Girls, a play inspired by a true story, will open Wednesday at Central College. Ann Wilkinson, director of the production, says the play tells the story of a woman fighting for her day in court during a time of reform for industrial hygiene and workers’ rights.

Alissa Olson, a senior at Central and an actress and production technician for the play says the audience can expect to see some interesting techniques used on stage.

“There is the main plot that goes on, and then we jump in with some headlines as they come in. It’s an interesting way of updating the audience on where we’re at in time,” says Olson. “[The audience] definitely will see people jumping back and forth [between characters] a lot. It’ going to be a lot of fun.”

Olson adds that actors playing multiple roles and the time period – along with the span of time covered in the play – have made for a challenging but rewarding experience.

Radium Girls will be performed Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the Kruidenier Theatre at Central College. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students and senior citizens. For tickets or additional information, call 628-5335.

Tax Credits for Film Industry Good For State, says Local Professional

Posted: Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 at 6:27 am

Iowa’s tax-credit program for the film industry remains suspended while the Governor’s office searches for ways to better monitor the system and reduce the possibility for abuse.

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