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Department of Theatre and Cinema News

  1. Oct 15, 2014

    Meet Shieh'Ron Freeman – Actor

    Shiehron Freeman is a theatre major with an emphasis in performance and directing. He is currently playing the roles of both Kevin and Albert in “Clybourne Park.”

  2. Oct 9, 2014

    Radford University tackles diversity with production of “Clybourne Park”

    Radford University’s Department of Theatre and Cinema presents the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play “Clybourne Park” by Bruce Norris. The Pridemore Playhouse production starts Oct. 11 and runs through Oct. 18.

  3. Sep 25, 2014

    Faculty Distinctions

    As September comes to a close, this week there are three CVPA faculty members of note. These are Jennifer Juul (theatre) with a Lessac workshop, Jennifer McDonel (music education) with a journal article, and Shaun Whiteside (art) as an “artist to look out for.”

  4. Sep 18, 2014

    A q&a with a student director

    James Bristow is the student director for "Jack Goes Boating." He directed one other play last fall, and he is also an actor.

  5. Sep 18, 2014

    Theatre season shoves off with “Jack Goes Boating”

    The RU theatre season opens on Sept. 24 with Robert Glaudini's "Jack Goes Boating" at 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.