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Ryan Rabstejnek as King Ethelred, Maggie Austin as Ymma and Bren Hill as Silence. Photo by Doug Smith.

calendar icon25 Sep 2013    

UNL Theatre opens season with 'Silence'

UNL University Theatre, the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film’s academic year main stage production program, opens its 2013-2014 season with "Silence" by Moira Buffini. Graduate student Dennis Henry directs this production in partial fulfillment for a Master of Fine Arts degree in Directing for Stage and Screen.

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Wil Shriner

calendar icon09 Aug 2013    

Shriner to present Carson Lecture Sept. 13

Comedian, Actor and Director Wil Shriner, who has worked more than 20 years both in front of and behind the cameras, will be the next Carson Lecturer on Friday, Sept. 13.

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calendar icon26 Jul 2013    

College presented coproduction of "Candide"

Once every four years, the School of Music and the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film collaborate on a large-scale musical production sponsored by the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts. February 2013, we presented the regional premiere of Mary Zimmerman’s adaptation of “Candide,” Leonard Bernstein’s 1956 operetta.

“It was a feast for the eyes, the ears and the heart,” said Alisa Belflower, who directed the production.

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Cory Soukup

calendar icon24 Jul 2013    

Senior receives Television Academy internship

Cory Soukup, a film and new media senior in the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, is the recipient of a prestigious internship from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation.

Associate Professor of Film Sharon Teo-Gooding is thrilled that the Carson School has two students this summer who received these prestigious internships.

“To have two in one summer, when we only have 40 majors? That’s incredible,” she said. “I’m so excited.”

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Desiree Bartels

calendar icon19 Jul 2013    

Carson School Freshman receives GE-Reagan Scholarship

Incoming Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film Freshman Desiree Bartels of Tobias, Neb., is one of 20 recipients nationwide of a GE-Ronald Reagan Foundation Scholarship.

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Megan Fleming

calendar icon24 Jun 2013    

Carson School junior earns Academy internship

Megan Fleming, a film and new media junior in the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln from Lawrence, Kan., is the recipient of a prestigious internship this summer from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation.

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Dennis Henry

calendar icon03 Jun 2013    

Henry to present at British Shakespeare conference

Dennis Henry, a graduate Directing for Stage and Screen student in the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film from San Diego, Calif., has been selected to participate in the 15th annual British Graduate Shakespeare Conference June 6-8 at The Shakespeare Institute at the University of Birmingham in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.

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calendar icon15 May 2013    

Nebraska Repertory announces summer dates

Nebraska Repertory Theatre, the Actors’ Equity Association professional theatre on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus, announces its performance dates for summer 2013.

Opening Night Receptions follow each opening night performance as indicated with an asterisk (*).

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Dylan Adams

calendar icon08 May 2013    

Film junior creates music videos for The Lonely Biscuits

An agreement between high school friends led to an experience of a lifetime for Dylan Adams, a junior from Omaha.

For the past couple of years, Adams, a film and new media major, has shot music videos for the band The Lonely Biscuits while being in school at the same time.

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Emily Martinez on stage at the Howell Theatre

calendar icon18 Apr 2013    

Martinez takes on theatre double-major and more

Emily Martinez, a senior from Ralston, knew she wanted to learn everything she could about the theatre after her first semester of classes.

She came to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as an undeclared major. At the time she was debating between elementary education and theatre.

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