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‘Airline Highway’ Readies for Takeoff

‘Airline Highway’ Readies for Takeoff

February 19, 2020

Fordham Theatre’s first mainstage production of the Spring 2020 semester, “Airline Highway,” is a raucous celebration of life and community in New Orleans, opening on Feb. 20.

Double Bill Commemorates Black History Month

Double Bill Commemorates Black History Month

February 19, 2020

This year's studio theater season features a double bill of original student shows commemorating Black History month.

Theater Professor Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

Theater Professor Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

February 5, 2020

Already accomplished in his field, Clint Ramos has now been recognized for his artistic achievements by the USA Fellowship award.

Student Director on Cloud Nine with ‘Cloud Tectonics’

Student Director on Cloud Nine with ‘Cloud Tectonics’

February 5, 2020

Sofia Ubilla, who is on the directing track within the Fordham Theatre Program, will direct a production of José Rivera’s “Cloud Tectonics” to begin this semester’s studio show season.

BroadwayCon: Chasing Degrees and Careers

BroadwayCon: Chasing Degrees and Careers

January 29, 2020

The fifth annual BroadwayCon saw theatre fans and professionals come together to discuss new shows and classic favorites, as well as the state of the industry.

Apocalypse Now-ish: Chloe Rice on Her New Dystopian Play

Apocalypse Now-ish: Chloe Rice on Her New Dystopian Play

January 22, 2020

Chloe Rice, a junior in Fordham’s theater program, is performing triple duty as the writer, co-producer, and co-star of a new play, “Seven Days to the End of the World.”

He Makes Me Shiver: Patrick Vaill’s Jud Fry for Modern Eyes

He Makes Me Shiver: Patrick Vaill’s Jud Fry for Modern Eyes

January 8, 2020

The revival of "Oklahoma!" has re-examined the character of Jud Fry, and in doing so has raised timely questions about manhood, community and what makes a person problematic.

Joseph Brent Talks Mandolins and Musicianship in ‘Oklahoma!’

Joseph Brent Talks Mandolins and Musicianship in ‘Oklahoma!’

January 8, 2020

The mandolinist in the orchestra of the hit Broadway revival looks back on his journey with the show as its closing approaches.

Ashley Everhart’s ‘Only Time’ Gives a Glimpse into Her Whimsical Mind

Ashley Everhart’s ‘Only Time’ Gives a Glimpse into Her Whimsical Mind

December 4, 2019

Fordham Theatre Program’s Ashley Everhart, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’20, presented “Only Time,” a one-woman comedy sketch show, at The Tank on Nov. 21.

Music as Mission, Theater as Theosis

Music as Mission, Theater as Theosis

December 4, 2019

Two Fordham Jesuit Priests incorporate art as part of their mission to serve the community.

College Talk with Demigods

College Talk with Demigods

December 4, 2019

The cast of "The Lightning Thief" on Broadway hosted a special talkback geared at college students after a recent performance.

Fordham Alum to Play the King of Pop in New Musical

Fordham Alum to Play the King of Pop in New Musical

November 22, 2019

Ephraim Sykes, FCLC '10, will play Michael Jackson in a musical set to open on Broadway in July.