Theatre news

High school students who are interested in exploring the many roles involved in theatre production are invited to participate in an overnight camp on Northwestern College’s campus July 9–12.

Jeff Barker, professor of theatre, has been named the recipient of Northwestern College’s new Faculty Excellence in Faith and Learning Award.

Guest artist Tim Mooney will present his one-man show, “Breakneck Julius Caesar,” Thursday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Allen Theatre of the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center.

Northwestern College has approved a redesigned worship arts major to prepare students for careers in planning and leading worship for churches or parachurch organizations.

Northwestern College students will head to Poland, Germany and England this summer as part of two study abroad programs offered by the college’s global education office.

Northwestern College students will present 12 new plays during the 23rd annual World Premiere Festival May 2.

The scholarly work of 93 Northwestern College undergraduate and graduate students will be on display during the college’s Celebration of Research on Thursday, April 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Rowenhorst Student Center.

Northwestern College’s annual student dance concert, RUSH, will return to the stage in March with seven performances: Thursday, March 22, at 7 and 9:30 p.m.; Friday, March 23, at 7 and 9:30 p.m.; and Saturday, March 24, at 4, 7 and 9:30 p.m. in the England Proscenium Theatre of the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center.

Twenty-four Northwestern College academic programs are listed in the 2018 edition of Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges, a national guidebook that recommends specific college departments to prospective students.

Two area churches are hosting book release events on Sunday, Feb. 25, to celebrate the publication of “Sioux Center Sudan: A Missionary Nurse’s Journey,” about Sioux Center native Arlene Schuiteman.