Department of Theater

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Hollywood Reporter Magazine Recognizes Undergraduate Theater Program

Date posted: July 1st, 2015

Cleveland may be more than 2,000 miles away from Hollywood but that didn’t stop the CWRU undergraduate theatre program from getting in the pages of Hollywood Reporter magazine. The program made their list of the “Top 25 Undergraduate Drama Schools.” Read the article here and learn a little more about our Newton connection here. …Read more.

The Underpants by Steve Martin, 2010-2011 Eldred Season
The Underpants by Steve Martin, 2010-2011 Eldred Season

2015-16 Eldred Theater Season Announced

Date posted: April 20th, 2015

Artistic Director Jerrold Scott is pleased to announce the Eldred Theater 2015-16 Season: 
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare
October 2-11, 2015
Directed by Jayce Tromsness
In Shakespeare’s most popular play, his wit and wisdom are both present in glorious full-force.  …Read more.

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undergrad theater

Eldred presents The Learned Ladies

Date posted: March 25th, 2015

The Learned Ladies by Molière
Directed by Ron Wilson
April 10, 11, 17 and 18 at 8 p.m.
April 12 and 19 at 2:30 p.m. …Read more.

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philadelphia story

Actors from the CWRU/CPH MFA Acting Program production of “The Philadelphia Story” discuss the play

Date posted: February 26th, 2015

Video: Actors from the CWRU/CPH MFA Acting Program production of “The Philadelphia Story” discuss the play. …Read more.

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Eldred Theater presents Lobby Hero by Kenneth Lonergan

Date posted: January 29th, 2015


 
 
 
 
Lobby Hero by Kenneth Lonergen
February 13-22, 2015
A twenty-something security guard tries to woo a rookie female cop but unexpectedly gets drawn into a murder investigation.  …Read more.

Eldred Presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Date posted: October 29th, 2014


The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn
November 14-23, 2014
Directed by Jerrold Scott • Musical Direction by Brad Wyner
Six quirky students compete in the annual Putnam County spelling bee, which is run by three equally quirky adults.  …Read more.

Auditions!

Date posted: October 20th, 2014

Auditions for the spring semester productions at CWRU’s Eldred Theater will be held from 6-8.30 pm on November 24, 2014, in the Eldred Theater. A small number of slots will be available on November 25 if the previous day should fill up, and call backs for the shows will be held that same night. …Read more.

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OpenHouse2014

MFA Open House

Date posted: October 13th, 2014

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Paige Klopfenstein and production staff
Paige Klopfenstein and production staff

Rehearsing for Lefty

Date posted: September 29th, 2014

Shouts and yells can be heard echoing through the hallways of Clark Hall as emotions peak during a rehearsal for the upcoming Eldred Theater production of Waiting for Lefty. …Read more.

CWRU Theater Scholarship Weekend – Now Registering!

Date posted: September 29th, 2014

Audition or present a portfolio for a full-tuition scholarship!
REGISTRATION is NOW OPEN for Case Western Reserve University Theater Department’s Theater Scholarship Weekend which will take place from November 21-23, 2014…Read more.

All-Department Meeting!

Date posted: August 27th, 2014

Interested in learning more about the Department of Theater?  Want to know about opportunities to audition, work backstage, declare majors or minors, and just learn about available courses?  Come to the annual all-department meeting at 4:00 on Wednesday, August 27, in the Eldred Theater.   …Read more.

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Auditions for Eldred Theater

Date posted: August 8th, 2014

Auditions for the fall semester productions at CWRU’s Eldred Theater will be held September 2nd and 3rd from 6-8.30 p.m. in Eldred Theater. A sign-up sheet will be posted in the Eldred Theater lounge at the beginning of the semester.  …Read more.