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Jockeys of Comedy prepare for winter performance

Jockeys of Comedy prepare for winter performance

Grant Erickson, Podcast Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The improv troupe known as the Jockeys of Comedy are working hard to prepare for their holiday season performances. Improvisational comedy comes in two main forms: short form and long form. Short form typically consists of actors performing short skits based on a certain theme, as well as suggesti...

Second year of improv progressing with hardwork

Second year of improv progressing with hardwork

Aaron Yang, Online Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Local Arts

In only its first year, the Stillwater Improv Troupe has shined their light on many students throughout the year. Now that this year has started, the Stillwater Improv Troupe is looking forward to perform again, and be even more successful. While the actors and actresses perform, they will be ab...

Importance in theater rises above actors onstage

Importance in theater rises above actors onstage

Ben Wicklund, Social Media Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts

"All human happiness or misery takes the form of action," Greek philosopher Aristotle said in his famous Poetics. The ability to represent the thoughts and feelings of beings other than oneself in nothing but outward actions is a craft that few completely master. The importance of theater rises...

Theater brings laughs to the holidays

Theater brings laughs to the holidays

Alex Scharz, Distribution Reporter

November 15, 2015


Filed under Arts, Multimedia, Photo Slide Shows

The theater department has two new additions, a new director and a new holiday tradition. Theater director Grif Sadow is new to this year and he has a new show coming at the beginning of Dec. Holiday Comedy Show. Improvisation is not part of the theater department or it was not until Grif Sadow...

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