Tag: theater

Missouri S&T theater students to perform at Leach Theatre

Posted by on October 8, 2019

Theater students in Missouri S&T’s arts, languages, and philosophy department will perform “Much Ado About Nothing,” a comedy by William Shakespeare, this October.

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Leach Theatre announces 2019-20 season

Posted by on June 4, 2019

Leach Theatre will open its 28th season with a performance by the swing and jazz big band The Cab Calloway Orchestra. The 2019-20 Campus Performing Arts Series (CPAS) will feature a mix of music, theater, dance and more on the Missouri S&T campus.

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Missouri S&T theater students to perform on Black Box stage

Posted by on February 18, 2019

Missouri S&T students will perform “Exit, Pursued by a Bear,” the revenge comedy by Lauren Gunderson, in February.

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‘Frankenstein’ to be performed on Leach stage

Posted by on January 29, 2019

The Aquila Theatre Company will perform Mary Shelley’s two-century-old classic tale Frankenstein at Leach Theatre as a part of the 2018-19 Campus Performing Arts Series at Missouri S&T.

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Broadway extravaganza to be performed on Leach Theatre stage

Posted by on April 6, 2018

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The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will perform a production of Forbidden Broadway April 19-22 on the Leach Theatre stage.

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STEM Monologues depicts hurdles for women in science, tech, engineering and math — in their own words

Posted by on November 7, 2017

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The challenges faced by women in the male-dominated fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics are well-documented, and pervasive. While more than 56 percent of college students on U.S. campuses are female, the percentages of women earning degrees in the fields collectively known as STEM hover at less than half that rate. In the workplace, women represent nearly half of the U.S. workforce but account for just 28.4 percent of American scientists and engineers, according to the National Science Foundation.

Beyond those statistics, though, are countless personal stories: withering accounts of casual discrimination; demeaning remarks that continue to sting years later; diminished expectations by classmates, professors, coworkers and supervisors; and in the most severe cases, sexual harassment and sexual assault. Those personal stories are at the heart of “The STEM Monologues,” a new play being performed by the Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology over the next two weeks.

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Miner League Theatre Players to debut original play

Posted by on November 6, 2017

The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will perform the world premiere of an original production “The S.T.E.M. Monologues” Nov. 9-15 on the Missouri S&T campus.

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Theater students to perform on Black Box Theatre stage

Posted by on May 1, 2017

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Missouri University of Science and Technology students in the spring directing class will perform “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes” by Greg Allen this month. The performance is a final project for the course.

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A funny thing to happen on the Leach Theatre stage

Posted by on April 11, 2017

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The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will perform a production of “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” April 20-23 in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall.

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Miner League Theatre players to perform ‘A Christmas Story’

Posted by on October 27, 2016

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The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will perform a production of “A Christmas Story” Nov. 10-13 in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall.

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