• Sacred Heart Archive in weeklong residency

    Members of the Sacred Heart Archive are on campus for a week-long residency to support the ensemble cast of "Here and Now." The residency will conclude with two workshops and a showing of the company’s devised production, "The Key Said Run and the Door Said Fly." This free performance will be held on Saturday April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimmel and will be followed by a post-show discussion open to the public. Read More

  • “Elephant Man” opens Feb. 21

    Cornell College's Theatre Department is producing the Tony Award-winning play "The Elephant Man." The show runs Feb. 21, 22, 28, and March 1 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. Read More

  • Staged reading of “Virtue” Nov. 14

    The Cornell College Department of Theatre is hosting a staged reading of Tim Slover’s "Virtue" on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. on the Cornell College campus in the Plumb-Fleming Studio Theatre. Admission is free and open to the public. The audience is invited to remain in the theatre for a talk with the cast, playwright and director following the reading. This event is intended for mature audiences. Read More

  • HAIG Lecture: the absolute queen

    Kirilka Stavreva, department of English, will discuss the use of queenship in Julie Taymor's 2010 film, The Tempest, which cast Dame Helen Mirren as Prospera in Thomas Commons Nov. 7, 11:10 a.m. Read More

  • 2013-14 Fine Arts Calendar

    Cornell’s fine arts events for 2013-2014 include a performance by The Brazilian Guitar Quartet, a co-production with Riverside Theatres of “Birth Witches” with Guest Director Artist Leda Hoffman, a variety of Luce Gallery shows including sabbatical work from art professor Tony Plaut opening Sept. 1, and the annual holiday choral concert. Read More

  • Theatre department presenting Cloud 9 starting April 26

    The Department of Theatre at Cornell College will present Caryl Churchill’s comedy Cloud 9 April 26 and 27 and May 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m. and May 5 at 2 p.m. in the Plumb-Fleming Studio Theatre. Directed by Janeve West, Cloud 9 reveals the ties of colonial oppression and the bindings of post-colonial identities through cross-dressing, gender switching, and uproarious laughter. Read More

  • Avenue Q runs Feb. 22-24 and March 1-3

    Cornell College will present "Avenue Q" Feb. 22-23 and March 1-2 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 24 and March 3 at 2 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre. The show follows recent college grad Princeton, his former child-actor landlord, his Internet-addicted neighbor, and the rest of his colorful friends as they cope with the struggles of romance, careers, personal identity, and the ongoing search for one’s purpose in life. Read More

  • 2012-2013 Fine Arts Calendar

    Cornell's fine arts events for 2012-2013 include performances of the Tony Award winning Avenue Q, a variety of Luce Gallery shows honoring recently retired art professor Doug Hanson, the return of the female vocal ensemble Tapestry, and the annual holiday choral concert. Read More

  • Romeo and Juliet opens Oct. 12

    Cornell College is producing the Shakespearean classic "Romeo and Juliet" October 12, 13, 19, and 20 at 7:30 and October 21 at 2:00 pm in Kimmel Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for seniors/students/youth and free with Cornell College ID. Read More

  • ‘In the Next Room’ goes up Feb. 17

    The Cornell College theatre department is putting on "In the Next Room (or the Vibrator Play)," a provocative Tony-nominated sex comedy on Feb. 17, 18 and 24, 25 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. Read More