skidmore theater living newsletter

Studio Lab #1: “I Talk to the Flowers”

Madeline Munding ’22 takes us on a journey into the minds of important female authors in her recap of the first studio lab of the semester: “I Talk to Flowers.”

Playwright’s Lab #1: Everything Everywhere by Zachary Troyanovsky

Check out Emily Zeller ’22’s coverage of the first Playwright’s Lab of the season, “Everything, Everywhere,” an exploration into memory and growing up by Zachary Troyanovsky ’21.

New Works Lab Fall 2020: Our Trip to San Marino

Check out Maggie McGuire ’24’s coverage of the Fall 2020 New Works Lab “Our Trip to San Marino,” a jam-packed road trip comedy written and directed by Joe Newman-Getzler ’21.

15 Questions with Joe Newman-Getzler ’21

Tomorrow is opening night for Our Trip To San Marino! Check out this interview with writer and director Joe Newman-Getzler ’21

Faculty Spotlight: Teisha Duncan

Eliza Kuperschmid ’21 sits down with new Skidmore Theater Artist-in-Residence Teisha Duncan to talk about her life, career, and correcting the grammar of bullies.

16 Questions With Zach

Our first playwright’s lab of the Fall is having its first reading tomorrow night! Check out this interview with playwright Zachary Troyanovsky.

Sweat Zoom Reading

A bit of insight into Skidmore Artist-in-Residence John Michael DiResta’s Zoom reading of “Sweat” by Lynn Nottage.

Summer Spotlights 2020

The fourth installment of STLN’s Summer Spotlights is here and this time, there’s a twist! How did Skidmore students continue to create art and persevere during the largely virtual COVID summer? Find out here through their own personal accounts.

Introducing E(X)-MAKING

Signature Course teaser for E(X)-MAKING, co-taught by Dennis Schebetta & Jared Klein

Greetings from our new Theater Dept. Chair, Dr. Lisa Jackson-Schebetta

We are thrilled to announce Lisa as our new Chair, and are so excited for her leadership and continued collaboration.

Spring ’20 Mainstage: Radium Girls

“Radium Girls” is a dramatization of a tragic historical event. Meg Gray ’22 examines how this play captures what happens when labor rights, scientific breakthroughs, and patriarchal institutions collide.

Studio Lab #1: The Gulf

In our first of three student-directed Studio Labs this semester, Hannah Gross ’21 looks at a failing relationship written by Audrey Cefaly. Staff writer Carrie Baker ’20 examines the eroticism and power dynamics represented on stage.

Glow Time: Researching and Creating the World of Radium Girls

Joe Newman-Getzler walks us through the dramaturgy and historical research that has gone into the Spring Mainstage, “Radium Girls” directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly.

The Hour Promo Video

Here’s the promotional video of our production of Peter Handke’s The Hour We Knew Nothing Of Each Other! Filmed and edited by Ellie Strayer and Max Grossman.

Living Theater Workshop

We were so fortunate to have the Living Theatre do a weekend workshop with some students in or department. The footage is of some rehearsals and then the final performance/demonstration. Filmed and edited by Ellie Strayer and Max Grossman.

The Harvest Promo Video

Here’s the promotional video of our production of Samual Hunter’s The Harvest! Filmed and edited by Ellie Strayer and Max Grossman.

The Harvest Dramaturg Interview

Check out this fun interview with the dramaturg from The Harvest!

Arts Quad Party 2019

2019 Arts Quad Party! Look at how much fun it was!


STLN STAFF 2018-19

Editors-in-Chief: Audrey Erickson ’20 and Em Miller ’20

Founding Editor: Gabe Cohn ’16