Theater

SIDE SHOW Highlights Freaks and Geeks On and Off the Stage

By: Toree Weaver

Director Amy Shoshana Blumberg Talks The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek

By: Hadiyah Weaver

Temple Theaters kicked off the new 2018- 2019 season with The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek by Naomi Wallace and the performance could not have been more timely. The play explores Dalton Chance’s teenage life as he finds himself entranced by the fearless and fascinating Pace Creegan. The performance is childlike and nostalgic but has a twist that will leave the audience a little shaken up. Amy Shoshana Blumberg (MFA ‘19) says the wicked twist of the play is a crucial clue into considering the social and political climate we face today.

Phila Inquirer Highlights Audition Prep Class

Dec 21 2016

Actors go on auditions all the time, but they rarely receive the critical but nurturing feedback that they hear in Jennie Eisenhower's "Musical Theater: Dress Rehearsal" class.

Eisenhower brings in casting directors and other professionals from around the city throughout the semester. Her students receive real-world audition experiences in the classroom along with valuable observations and assessments to help them prepare for life after college.

MFA Student Spotlight: Noah Herman

Dec 15 2016

by Logan Beck 

Noah Herman worked as a freelance director in Philadelphia for several years, after graduating from Muhlenberg College where he studied acting and directing.

Record Number of Alums Receive Barrymore Nominations

Theatre Philadelphia's 2016 Barrymore Award nominations include a record number of Temple University Department of Theater alumni. Among the top honors are nominations for Deborah Block (MFA '02) for Outstanding Direction of a Play for Smoke, Theatre Exile; James Ijames (MFA '06) for Outstanding Leading Actor in Play for An Octoroon, The Wilma Theater; E.

Inaugural Cohort Returns From Temple Theaters London

Jun 2 2015

Students rave about Temple Theaters London

Temple Theaters London: Q & A with Dan Kern

Oct 9 2014

By Deneia Washington

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