skidmore theater living newsletter


Patrick Rowland Improv Workshop Wrap-Up

Emily Zeller ’22 tells us about her experience participating in Patrick Rowland’s improv workshop.

Lab #3: “Swimming in the Shallows”

Last weekend we closed our final lab of the season: “Swimming in the Shallows” by Adam Bock, directed by Tatsu Rivera ’22

Fall ’21 Mainstage: SOMEWHERE: A Primer for the End of Days

On November 19, 2021, it was opening night for SOMEWHERE: A Primer for the End of Days by Marisela Treviño Orta, our first show on the mainstage since Radium Girls closed on March 5 last year.

Weekend Workshop: Intimacy, Violence, and Anti-Racist Theater Making

Guest artists Rocío Mendez and David Anzuelo held an intensive workshop focusing on intimacy, violence, and anti-racism on stage

Lab #2: “Twilight Bowl”

Last weekend our second studio lab of the season opened and closed: Twilight Bowl by Rebecca Gilman, directed by Gemma Siegler ’22

Fall ’21 Blackbox: John Proctor is the Villian

Last weekend we closed our first Blackbox production in two years: John Proctor is the Villian by Kimberly Belflower, directed by John Michael Diresta.

Alumna Profile: Bianca Thompson ’19

STLN EIC Madeline Munding ’22 catches up with the intimacy director of JPITV and alumni of the JKB Bianca Thompson ’19 to talk about her experience working on JPITV and her adventures since leaving Skidmore.

Studio Lab #1: “Philip Glass Buys a Loaf of Bread”

This past weekend we mounted our first studio lab of the semester: Philip Glass Buys a Loaf of Bread directed by Micah Pflaum.

Debra Ann Byrd: Becoming Othello: A Black Girl’s Journey

Last weekend, we hosted guest artist Debra Ann Byrd! We were lucky enough to watch Byrd perform her one-woman show Becoming Othello: A Black Girl’s Journey on our Mainstage.

Senior Spotlight: Taylor Jaskula ’21

EIC Eliza Kuperschmid ’21 sits down with Production Stage Manager Taylor Jaskula ’21 to learn more about her role in SpringFest’s success and to find out how she feels now that it’s all come to a close.

SpringFest Weekend Three: Wrap-Up

Weekend Three of the 2021 SpringFest is over and done! Check out what went down in this collection of write-ups by STLN’s team of Staff Writers.

SpringFest Weekend Two: Wrap-Up

Weekend two of the 2021 SpringFest is over and done! Check out what went down in this collection of write-ups by STLN’s team of Staff Writers.

SpringFest Weekend One: Wrap-Up

Weekend one of the 2021 SpringFest is over and done! Check out what went down in this collection of write-ups by STLN’s team of Staff Writers.

Alumna Profile: Zoe Lesser ’19

STLN EIC Eliza Kuperschmid ’21 catches up on Zoom with Zoe Lesser ’19 to hear about her adventures since leaving Skidmore.

Skidmore Theater “First-Timers”: How the 2021 JKB SpringFest is providing new opportunities in and around the Theater Department

Opening night of the 2021 SpringFest is one month away! To celebrate, we sat down with six Skidmore Theater “First-Timers” to hear about their experiences so far.

A Weekend of Fun: Wrap-Up of The Second City Comedy Workshop

Emily Zeller ’22 tells us everything she learned at the Second City Comedy Workshop.

 

STLN STAFF 2021-2022

Editors-in-Chief: Gemma Siegler ’22 and Madeline Munding ’21

Founding Editor: Gabe Cohn ’16