skidmore theater living newsletter


Reflections on the Spring ’23 Playwrights Lab by Steve Kurdziolek ’24

Studio Lab #3: The Cagebirds

The Cagebirds by David Campton, directed by Tait Brencher ’23, performed as Studio Lab #3 of the fall semester. Article by staff writer Noah Greenfield ’24.

Playwright’s Lab: “Destination Unknown” by Micah Pflaum ’23

Skidmore Theater’s Playwright’s Lab program continues with a staged reading of Micah Pflaum’s (’23) original play “Destination Unknown”

Fall ’22 Mainstage: Eurydice

A reflection on the JKB’s latest MainStage production, Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl, written by Mary Mackeen ’24.

Cagebirds Promo

Check out the promo for Cagebirds, one of our Fall 2022 student-directed Lab productions!

Six Questions with Dan Daly

Take a Vogue-style tour of the Fall ’22 Mainstage Eurydice set with guest scenic designer Dan Daly!

Eurydice Trailer

Check out the trailer for our Fall 2022 Mainstage production of Eurydice!

Studio Lab #2: Cowboy Mouth

A review by staff writer Max Mcguire ’24 of the JKB’s second Studio Lab of the semester, “Cowboy Mouth” by Sam Shepard, directed by Will Davis-Kay ’23.

Faculty Highlight: Ji Won Jeon

An interview with Ji Won Jeon, Skidmore Theater’s visiting directing professor, conducted by staff writer Reyn Ricafort ’25.

Plays at Play: Three Playwrights Respond to Art & Empathy

Staff writer Max McGuire ’24 reflects on the recent collaboration between Skidmore Theater and the Tang Teaching Museum.

Staged Reading of “Antigone”, an Adaptation by John Michael DiResta

A reflection by staff writer Carter Jones ’23 on Skidmore Faculty member John Michael DiResta’s adaptation of Sophocles’ Antigone

Fall ’22 Black Box: Silent Sky

A reflection of our Fall ’22 Black Box production of Silent Sky written by Reyn Ricafort

Silent Sky Trailer

Check out the trailer for our Fall 2022 Black Box production of Silent Sky!

Studio Lab #1: “The Sandbox”

This week, the Skidmore Theater Department staged its first Studio Lab of the Fall 2022 season: Edward Albee’s The Sandbox, directed by Liz Cohen (’23).

Arts Quad Party ’22 Highlights

Check out some highlights from the annual Arts Quad Party ’22!

Spring ’22 Mainstage: Heddatron

On April 22, Heddatron, written by Elizabeth Merriweather and directed by Dennis Schebetta, made its debut on Skidmore College’s Mainstage.

Lab #2: “4:48 Psychosis”

April 14th and 15th, Skidmore Theatre Department presented its second studio lab of the spring semester, 4.48 PSYCHOSIS, written by Sarah Kane and directed by Isaac DeMarchi (’23)


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