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Lacye Day
February 28, 2019 • Posted in , ,

Day Feels At Home On Stage

The first time Lacye Day performed on the theatrical stage was during a high school production of “Hamlet.” When the opening curtain went up she began to doubt her decision to be in the play. “When I first saw the audience on opening night, I remember having this strong feeling of regret,” she said. “I […]

Theatre Interns
September 17, 2018 • Posted in , , ,

Theatre Internships Provide Valuable Experiences

Five University of the Ozarks theatre majors gained meaningful experience and skills this summer through internships at various thespian venues around the country. Daniel Hall of Sherwood, Ark.; Mason Clough of Arlington, Texas; Ben Howard of Searcy, Ark.; Lacye Day of Oologah, Okla.; and Ethan Lubera of Siloam Springs, Ark., all took part in professional […]

Rebecca Bailey
May 2, 2018 • Posted in , ,

Bailey Excited To Join Theatre Faculty

Rebecca Bailey will join the University of the Ozarks’ faculty as an assistant professor of theatre, beginning in the Fall 2018 Semester. Bailey has served as an adjunct instructor at the University of South Dakota (USD) since 2016. She also has extensive acting and directing experience on both the university and community theatre levels. A […]

Theatre Almost Maine
February 2, 2018 • Posted in ,

University Theatre Presents “Almost, Maine”

University of the Ozarks Theatre will present three showings of John Cariani’s romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” in the Black Box Theatre in the Walton Fine Arts Center. Show times are 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 22 and 23 and 3 p.m. on Feb. 24. Seating is limited. Tickets are $8 each and can be purchased online or at the box […]

Theatre Festival
November 1, 2017 • Posted in

University Theatre Shines At Festival

The University of the Ozarks Theatre captured 11 honors, including the prestigious Respondent’s Choice award, at the 2017 Arkansas Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, held Oct. 26-28 in Arkadelphia, Ark. The University Theatre presented its production of “Circle Mirror Transformation” by Annie Baker at the annual state festival. By winning the Respondent’s Choice award, […]

Circle Mirror Transformation
October 5, 2017 • Posted in ,

98th Season Opener

University Theatre will open its 2017-18 season with three performances of Annie Baker’s award-winning dramatic comedy “Circle Mirror Transformation” on Oct. 12-14. The play, which will be held in the Walton Fine Arts Center, will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 12 and 13 and at 3 p.m. on Oct. 14. Tickets are $8 each. […]