The Lion's Roar

Students shine at winter workshop

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

While some people relaxed over the winter break, others used the time to grow and improve in their work. Benjamin Norman, technical director, Emery Foster, a sophomore general studies major, and Taylor Meng, a junior education major, attended the 24th annual “Stage Combat Winter Workshop” at Tu...

5 years of laughter fuel a theatre memorial

5 years of laughter fuel a theatre memorial

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Alumni returned to their home Vonnie Borden Theatre stage to honor the memory of three university theatre community members with the 5th annual “Cubas/Kay/Jacob Memorial Comedy Show.” Brandon Cubas and Jacob Zeringue were students, and Kay Files joined the university’s theatre staff in 1993....

Behind the curtains

Behind the curtains

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Though the cast may be all that is seen from the audience perspective, these individuals make up a small portion of those involved in putting on a play. Technical Director Benjamin Norman is directing his first play at the university, “Almost, Maine,” which is scheduled to show Nov. 13-16 at 7:30...

Romance on the theatre stage

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

The university theatre program prepares to present “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani to bring love and romance to the stage to end the fall theatre season. The play will be directed by Technical Director Benjamin Norman and be shown in the Vonnie Borden Theatre from Nov. 13-16. “The play will...