The Taming

September 13, 14, 20, 21
High School Matinee: Thursday, September 19, 10:00am
Written By: Lauren Gunderson
Directed By: guest artist Jake Penner, of Forward Theatre and American Players Theatre
Performed in: The Diane Ballweg Theatre, The Stream

When a right-wing political staffer and a left-wing social media activist are taken hostage by the reigning Miss Georgia on the eve of the Miss America Pageant, the trio are forced to re-write the U.S. Constitution before the beauty queen takes the stage to present their vision of amore more perfect union to a country that’s lost its way.

Additional Upcoming Productions

Written By: Bob Martin and Don McKellar
Lyrics By: Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison
Music By: Sergei Pavlov
Directed By: Jeanne Leep
Performed in: The Diane Ballweg Theatre, The Stream
Date: November 15,16, 21, 22, 23
High School Matinee: Friday, November 22, 10:00am
Written By: Stephen Karam and PJ Paparelli - Dramaturgy by: Patricia Hersch
Directed By: Audrey Wax.
Performed in: The Diane Ballweg Theatre, The Stream
Date: February 28, 29, Mar 6, 7
High School Matinee: Friday, March 6, 10:00am
Written By: Pierre Marivaux
Directed By: Susan Nanning-Sorenson.
Performed in: The Diane Ballweg Theatre, The Stream
Date: April 24, 25, May 1, 2
High School Matinee: Friday, May 1, 10:00am

Edgewood College Theatre

Mission Statement

Edgewood College Theatre presents an annual season of productions for the students, the college community and the greater community of Madison. We rotate our offerings to provide a wide range of theatrical experiences, time periods, genres, voices and lenses for both our students and our audiences.

These productions create an educational and artistic environment that nurtures creativity, academic integrity and professionalism. The productions also serve as the context in which classroom and studio work combine with performance as we collaboratively share our vision and ideas with the community, our audiences.

We strive to give students hands on opportunities to learn theatre by doing theatre--both onstage and behind the scenes, to practice green theatre techniques by leaving a light footprint on the earth, to serve the students we have at the highest level while always seeking to enrich the diversity of our talent pool, artists and theatrical offerings, and to uphold the Sinsinawa Dominican values and mission to serve. Edgewood College Theatre presents an annual season of productions for the students, the college community and the greater community of Madison. We rotate our offerings to provide a wide range of theatrical experiences, time periods, genres, voices and lenses for both our students and our audiences.

These productions create an educational and artistic environment that nurtures creativity, academic integrity and professionalism. The productions also serve as the context in which classroom and studio work combine with performance as we collaboratively share our vision and ideas with the community, our audiences.

We strive to give students hands on opportunities to learn theatre by doing theatre--both onstage and behind the scenes, to practice green theatre techniques by leaving a light footprint on the earth, to serve the students we have at the highest level while always seeking to enrich the diversity of our talent pool, artists and theatrical offerings, and to uphold the Sinsinawa Dominican values and mission to serve.

Diane Ballweg Theatre Box Office

Edgewood College Campus Map

Need to get in contact with us?

608-663-6710
Boxoffice@edgewood.edu

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High School Matinee Season

We are proud to announce our 2019-2020 High School Matinee Season. There will be four opportunities this year to experience Edgewood College Theatre’s productions in the Diane Ballweg Theatre for free!

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