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The Student News Site of Bob Jones University

The Collegian

The Student News Site of Bob Jones University

The Collegian

Dr. Naler was recently honored as a TAP semifinalist.    Photo: Esther John

Fine Arts programs in semifinals

Kate Jones March 16, 2018

Members of the theatre arts faculty advanced to the semifinals of the American Prize (TAP), a national competition founded in 2009 to recognize artists from the performing arts. Dr. Darren Lawson, dean...

Jason Houtz, playing a Nazi, and Meredith Hamilton, playing a brave student, rehearse for White Rose. Photo: Tatiana Bento

White Rose: play follows brave student in WWII era

Collegian Staff April 17, 2015

Do you enjoy historical plays peppered with humor? Then come see White Rose, a play about a courageous woman during the time of WWII, which runs April 23 through May 1 at 7:30 p.m. with an extra 2 p.m....

Rachel Georges rehearses for her senior theatre arts recital. Photo: Tatiana Bento

Senior recital to honor Columbine massacre victim

Collegian Staff April 3, 2015

April 20, 1999. Most of the student body is too young to recognize this as the date of one of the deadliest school shootings in America: the Columbine High School massacre. Two students opened fire and...

Donna Tillman rehearses for her upcoming senior production. Photo: Ethan Rogers

Around the World: a 4-year journey to the senior production stage

Collegian Staff February 27, 2015

Donna Tillman, a senior theatre arts major, will perform her senior production, a one-woman show that has been in the making for four years and features stories from all over the globe called “Around...

Ben Nicholas and Kaitlyn Chisholm rehearse for the Valentine’s weekend play, Love and Laughter. Photo: Ethan Rogers

Love and Laughter brings romantic comedy to BJU

Collegian Staff February 13, 2015

Love and Laughter is a Valentine’s weekend treat that features two short romantic comedies on stage in Rodeheaver Auditorium, Feb. 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. The plays that will be performed are written...

Actors rehearse a spirited scene from A Christmas Carol. Photo: Tatiana Bento

Christmas dramas bring classic holiday storylines to life

Collegian Staff December 5, 2014

With Christmas right around the corner, the theatre arts department is presenting two Christmas-themed plays to get you in the Christmas spirit: A Christmas Carol and It’s a Wonderful Life. A Christmas...

Meredith Hamilton, Micah Moeller and Anna Brown rehearse for “Tabula Rasa.”   Photo: Tatiana Bento

“Tabula Rasa” to return on bigger stage

Collegian Staff September 26, 2014
Performed last year as a fulfillment of Janie Mayer-Board’s senior directing requirement, “Tabula Rasa,” a student-run play without a set script, will return to the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 3 and 4.
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