Theatre news

Northwestern College theatre professor Jeff Barker and the college’s nine-member Drama Ministries Ensemble (DME) will present and perform at the Calvin Symposium on Worship Jan. 25–27 in Grand Rapids, Mich.

High school juniors and seniors interested in theatre are invited to Northwestern College Theatre Preview Days on Feb. 23 and 24; activities start at 10 a.m. on Friday and continue through Saturday morning.

“Wit,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about the final days of a literature professor suffering from cancer, will be on stage in Northwestern College’s Allen Theatre Friday, Jan. 12, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 13, at 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Northwestern College directing students will present eight short plays Wednesday, Dec. 6, beginning at 5:45 p.m. in the England Theatre of the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center.

A book of autobiographical scripts by Dr. Robert Hubbard, theatre professor at Northwestern College, has received a BRAG Medallion award from indieBRAG, an organization that reviews and recommends the work of self-published authors.

“Museum” by Tina Howe will be presented by Northwestern College theatre Nov. 10 and 16–18 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 11 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.

The entire Gospel of John will be performed by guest actress Kelsey Cratty in Northwestern College’s England Proscenium Theatre on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m.

Karen Bohm Barker, professor of theatre at Northwestern College, will present a one-woman musical drama on Friday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 7, at 2 and 7 p.m. in Northwestern’s England Proscenium Theatre.

April and Robert Hubbard, Northwestern College theatre professors, will present their two-person adaptation of “Macbeth” at the Minnesota Fringe Festival Aug. 3–13.

Dr. Robert Hubbard, professor of theatre at Northwestern College, has recently published a book, “Grace Notes: Stories of Surprise, Regret and Redemption.”