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The Masque Of Beauty And The Beast, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Nov 1992

The Masque Of Beauty And The Beast, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1992-1993 Season

A fanciful tapestry of the theatrical enchantment retelling the ageless fairy tale for audiences of children of all ages, this production is a favorite of college drama programs. Magic is created on all levels in this stunning verse play filled with sprightly dialog, delightful and varied characterizations, and a brilliantly theatrical handling of the story. https://www.dramaticpublishing.com/the-masque-of-beauty-and-the-beast


Lend Me A Tenor, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Oct 1992

Lend Me A Tenor, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1992-1993 Season

It is the biggest night in the history of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company. The world-famous tenor, Tito Merelli, “Il Stupendo,” is to perform his greatest role, Otello, at the ten-year anniversary gala season opener. https://www.bard.org/study-guides/synopsis-lend-me-a-tenor-the-musical


1992 - 1993 Season Brochure, Otterbein University Department Of Theatre And Dance Sep 1992

1992 - 1993 Season Brochure, Otterbein University Department Of Theatre And Dance

Theatre and Dance Annual Brochures

Annual promotional piece of the upcoming season's shows.


The Passion Of Dracula, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Aug 1992

The Passion Of Dracula, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1992 Summer Theatre

Play follows Jonathan Harker, Dr. Seward and Professor Van Helsing on their quest to save the beautiful Wilhelmina from the clutches of a smart and sexy Count Dracula. https://www.theatreinchicago.com/the-passion-of-dracula/2786/


The Heidi Chronicles, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Jul 1992

The Heidi Chronicles, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1992 Summer Theatre

The plot follows Heidi Holland from high school in the 1960s to her career as a successful art historian more than twenty years later. The play's main themes deal with the changing role of women during this time period, describing both Heidi's ardent feminism during the 1970s and her eventual sense of betrayal during the 1980s. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Heidi_Chronicles


Play It Again, Sam, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Jul 1992

Play It Again, Sam, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1992 Summer Theatre

The play is about a recently divorced film magazine writer, Allan Felix, who is trying to restart his romantic life. Eventually he falls in love (and has a brief affair) with Linda, the wife of his best friend, Dick. During the course of the play, he repeatedly seeks advice from the ghost of his idol, Humphrey Bogart, but eventually decides that he needs to be himself rather than imitating Bogart. Telling Linda that the right thing for her to do is to return to her husband, Felix quotes the famous lines that Bogart delivers to Ingrid Bergman in the last ...


Talking With..., Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department May 1992

Talking With..., Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1991-1992 Season

The play is composed of eleven ten-minute monologues, each featuring a different woman who talks about her life. The play includes the pieces, "Fifteen Minutes," "Scraps," "Clear Glass Marbles," "Audition," "Rodeo," "Twirler," "Lamps," "Handler," "Dragons," "French Fries," and "Marks."

The play deals with the personal ordeals of each of the female characters. Many of them are very touching; a few are even intensely emotional. However, there is also the very comical. Even the funny ones, however, have an underlying depth to them that gives a sensitive insight into each of the characters involved.The ladies cover a wide spectrum of ...


Into The Woods, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Apr 1992

Into The Woods, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1991-1992 Season

Into the Woods is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. The musical intertwines the plots of several Brothers Griimm and Charles Perrault fairy tales, exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. The main characters are taken from "Little Red Riding Hood,", "Jack and the Beanstalk", "Rapunzel", and "Cinderella", as well as several others. The musical is tied together by a story involving a childless baker and his wife and their quest to begin a family (the original beginning of The Grimm Brothers' Rapunzel), their interaction with a witch who has ...


The Tempest, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Mar 1992

The Tempest, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1991-1992 Season

The Tempest is a play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in 1610–1611, and thought by many critics to be the last play that Shakespeare wrote alone. It is set on a remote island, where the sorcerer Prospero, rightful Duke of Milan, plots to restore his daughter Miranda to her rightful place using illusion and skillful manipulation. He conjures up a storm, the eponymous tempest, to cause his usurping brother Antonio and the complicit King Alonso of Naples to believe they are shipwrecked and marooned on the island. There, his machinations bring about the revelation of Antonio ...


Nunsense, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department Jan 1992

Nunsense, Otterbein University Theatre And Dance Department

1991-1992 Season

Five of the 19 surviving Little Sisters of Hoboken, a one-time missionary order that ran a leper colony on an island south of France, discover that their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God, accidentally killed the other fifty-two residents of the convent with her tainted vichyssoise they were off playing bingo with a group of Maryknolls. Upon discovering the disaster, Mother Superior had a vision in which she was told to start a greeting card company to raise funds for the burials.