The Cherry Orchard

Morgan Holbrook has been active on Broadway since he graduated with a BFA in stage management. His credits include productions of Blackbird starring Jeff Daniels and Michelle Williams, The Gin Game with James Earl Jones and Cecily Tyson in 2015, and The Cherry Orchard by the Roundabout Theatre Company in 2016.

John Glover, Joel Grey, Diane Lane, and Chuck Cooper in the Roundabout Theatre Company production of The Cherry Orchard, 2016, photo by Joan Marcus.

Checking for Rain

Stage manager Rick Mireles tests the rain distribution for the March 2016 Illinois Theatre production of The Grapes of Wrath in Krannert Center's Colwell Playhouse.

Photo by Darrell Hoemann.

The Merry Widow

In addition to their high-caliber singing and costumes constructed for period appropriateness, productions by Lyric Theatre @ Illinois often encompass expert dancing and scenery depicting expansive locales.

The Merry Widow, Lyric Theatre @ Illinois, April 2015, photo by Darrell Hoemann.

Jennifer Monson in Live Dancing Archive

Combining scientific and movement research, Jennifer Monson leads iLAND (the Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art, Nature, and Dance), creates site-specific pieces such as The Mahomet Aquifer Project, and investigates media and motion in works including Live Dancing Archive, which incorporates improvisations made at the seashore in response to migrating gray whales and birds.

Jim Pugh and Larry Gray in Jazzissimo

Each spring the DoCha chamber music festival offers an ambitious selection of jazz, classical pieces, works from numerous cultures, and programs for children. Free concerts held at the Orpheum Theatre feature faculty members and students from the School of Music, community members, and special guests.

Jim Pugh and Larry Gray in Jazzissimo, DoCha, April 2017, photo by Darrell Hoemann.

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