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Theatre
9:00 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

"Ruined" sheds light on sexual violence during civil war in the Congo

WMU students Tina Pinson, Marrisa Harrington and Eddie Coleman.
Credit WMU Theatre Dept.

A preview for WMU's production of "Ruined"

Western Michigan University theater students will perform the Pulitzer prize winning drama, Ruined Thursday night.

“The play takes place in the eastern portion of the Democratic Republic of Congo," says Director Awoye Timpo. "And it’s all about the lives of the men and women who have been affected by the war that’s been going on there.”

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Theatre
1:40 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Kalamazoo College performs Shakespeare's blood-soaked play 'Titus Andronicus'

A preview of Kalamazoo College's production of 'Titus Andronicus'

Titus Andronicus was Shakespeare’s first tragedy and by far his bloodiest. Ironically enough, the director for Kalamazoo College’s production of the play, Kevin Dodd, is also the director for Great Lakes Peace Jam—a peace promoting organization.

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Theatre
12:00 am
Thu October 11, 2012

Swordplay in The Three Musketeers will keep you on your toes

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A preview of WMU Theatre's 'The Three Musketeers'

In the story of The Three Musketeers, a brash young man named D’Artagnan tries to prove himself worthy of becoming a musketeer. Yesterday was opening night for the Western Michigan University Theatre’s performance of The Three Musketeers.

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Theatre
12:00 am
Tue October 9, 2012

The Imaginary Invalid: A 300-year-old comedy about a hypochondriac

Credit Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

Hear a preview of the play

A classic comedy, written by the French playwright Moliere in 1673, is being presented by the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre. The new adaptation of The Imaginary Invalid opens Friday in the Parish Theatre.

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Theatre
12:00 am
Mon October 1, 2012

The New Vic Theatre stages 'The Woman In Black'

Credit The New Vic Theatre

A preview of the play

Before The Woman in Black was made into a movie starring Daniel Radcliffe, it was a play adapted from a novel written by Susan Hill. The New Vic Theatre in Kalamazoo will perform the play starting Friday. The Woman in Black is your classic haunted house story. 

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