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Theatre Arts Department “An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe”

Theatre Arts Department

August 21, 2013

PRESS RELEASE--Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA Grossmont College’s Theatre Arts Department presents their fall 2013 fundraiser An Evening of Edgar Allan Poe. Several Grossmont College administrators, faculty and staff will present their interpretations of Poe's works September 6th and 7th in R...

A Closer Look at Grossmont’s Theatre Department

Carly Albretch

March 10, 2013

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Walking through the Grossmont Theater Department there are costumes of all colors hanging from rows that stretch to the ceiling and soundboards covered in a thousand buttons and switches. “This place is magical.” stated Alexis Popko, theatre operations facilitator, while walki...

Inside the Actors Process Returns to Grossmont

Michael Covington

February 16, 2013

GROSSMONT COLLEGE--‘Inside the Actors Process’ is a theatrical experience unlike any performance you’re likely to find in other contemporary theaters. ‘Inside the Actors Process’ is an annual event that travels around San Diego high schools and colleges. The ‘Actors Process’ has o...

Going Bonkers for ‘Lost In Yonkers’

Johnny Weber

May 12, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – The Theatre Arts Department premiered its spectacular production of Lost in Yonker, directed by Janette Thomas, on Thursday, May 3rd to a full house.  The production has its final performance Saturday evening, May 12. Lost in Yonkers, written by Neil Simon, is from the va...

Neil Simon’s ‘Lost in Yonkers’ on tap on campus

April 25, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release) -- The Theatre Arts Department will present Lost in Yonkers, a Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play by Neil Simon, at 7:30 p.m. on May 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11 and 12, and at 2 p.m. on May 5 and 12. Performances will be held at the Stagehouse Theatre. Featuring Grossmon...

Time for drag queens and kings at Grossmont

Time for drag queens and kings at Grossmont

Jenn Sanders

April 19, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE --I feel that everyone should go to a Drag show at least once in their life. Just to see how well, and how hard these performers work to not only portray the opposite sex but to also put on a great show. For this reason Grossmont College should host a drag show, to allow the student...

‘Spelling Bee’ will make you l-o-l

Johnny Weber

March 13, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE --The Theatre Arts Department premiered The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Thursday, March 8th at the Stagehouse Theatre as part of the department’s 2012 Spring Semseter play season. At first I was skeptical of this play. I thought that it wouldn’t be a comedy ...

Butoh Theatre performer Mcleod to give workshop here

Butoh Theatre performer Mcleod to give workshop here

November 13, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Movement artist Don Mcleod, known for his Butoh performances, will conduct a free workshop on campus at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15, thanks to a grant from the  World Arts and Culture Committee. McLeod "began his Butoh performance career right here on the Grossmont Col...

Do these men make her blue? Just the reverse

Nicolle Fedor

November 6, 2011

LAS VEGAS, Nevada -- Like many Grossmont College students, I took advantage of Halloween weekend by spending it in one of the biggest party cities ever, Sin City. It is the land of crazy costumes and wild wigs, flashing lights and extravagant shows, but this ghoulish weekend, Vegas offered something more t...

Lacks’ life dramatized in ‘page-to-stage’ production on campus

Dylan Burke

October 31, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks has been spawning numerous projects and events on campus, including “page-to-stage” on Thursday night, Oct. 27, during which a local theater group gave a dramatic performance of excerpted material from the book. The dramatization bega...

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