Archives—November 2012

ROMANCING HORROR: FOUR STORIES BY H.P. LOVECRAFT!

HP LovecraftThe Tech Theatre Company presents “Romancing Horror: Four Stories By H.P. Lovecraft!” in the McArdle Theatre, this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, November 29-December 1, at 7:30 pm each night. Join the Tech Theatre Company as they present the literary works of H.P. Lovecraft, “devised” for the stage, in an original theatrical production!

Read more at ABC 10.

Tech Theatre Company Presents “Romancing Horror” in the McArdle Theatre

Growing from the fertile soil of the romantics and the symbolist poets, HP Lovecraft surpassed his predecessor, Edgar Allen Poe, in perfecting the classic horror story.

Read more at Tech Today, by Bethany Jones.

Tech Theatre Company to present “Romancing Horror: Four Stories By H.P. Lovecraft!” Nov. 29 – Dec. 1

According to Director Roger Held, Chair, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, “‘Devising’ is the contemporary expression for the common theatrical practice of creating a performance from non-dramatic literature, or a script developed through the improvisations or written contributions of the actors. Such theatre pieces also provide design and performance challenges students don’t usually experience in educational theatre programs.”

Read more at Keweenaw Now.

Tech Theatre Company prepares for “The Horrors of H.P. Lovecraft”

Read more at the Michigan Tech Lode, by Nick Blecha.

Lessons Learned from Lovecraft

The way the four mini-plays were performed was quite different from the norm. Two student narrators, Laura Larsen and Sean Miller, set up each piece as husband/wife hosts who welcomed us into their home before scaring us with their tales.

Read more at TechAlum Newsletter, by Dennis Walikainen.


Jazz Showcase: Backstage at the Rozsa

See the Rozsa stage transformed into an intimate jazz-club atmosphere for the Jazz Showcase: Backstage at the Rozsa. Jazz Showcase Backstage at the RozsaThe Rozsa stage will become a jazz lounge with cocktail tables and cash bar, and of course hot jazz provided by two Michigan Tech jazz ensembles: the Jazz Lab Band and the Research and Development Big Band, with special guest performances both nights by Mike Christianson, the new Michigan Tech Director of Bands.

Read more at Tech Today, by Bethany Jones.

Backstage at the Rozsa: Jazz Showcase

Read more at the Michigan Tech Lode, by Alex Saari.

Campus Jazz Band takes the Rozsa

Read more at the Michigan Tech Lode, by Nick Blecha.