Theatre

Ebertfest returns to Virginia Theater

Photo courtesy of Ebertfest websiteUniversity of Illinois President Timothy Killeen speaks during the 21st Ebertfest on April 10, 2019. Ebertfest will be back for its 22nd year after being canceled in 2020. The...

Review: CICADA at the Memphis Theater

The new production from Theater Memphis (CICADA), which debuted last weekend and runs through April 16, explores the difference between a memory and a ghost and what it means to be haunted by both. Memories, l...

AURA at the Ankeny Community Theater

Al Price as EarlJosh Sampson as MikeStories can be told in many ways. Sometimes they are said verbally from person to person. Other times, like in a show, they can be told in the set pieces used or through ot...

Alan Russell obituary | Theater

Alan Russell, who died of cancer aged 78, was production manager for the Birmingham Rep when planning its new theater on Broad Street in the early 1970s. Theater project consultants had been appointed to overse...

John Turner Obituary | Theater

My older brother, John Turner, who died of an aortic aneurysm at the age of 75, was a community theater playwright and director, songwriter and singer.John was born in Slough, Berkshire, to Hilda (née Jefferies...