Care for the Caregiver Conference
On Saturday October 25, 2014 the 8th Annual Caring for the Caregiver Conference will be held at the Marquette Alumni Memorial Union. This event provides a unique opportunity to celebrate the important work of family and professional Caregivers. While the theme of the program changes from year to year, the focus remains on promoting the Caregivers’ mental, physical and spiritual well-being.
In the Red and Brown
A poetically vigorous work by Tarell Alvin McCraney that artfully folds together slang vernacular and the grandeur of ancient African tradition to tell the story of Oya, a track star from the “hood” who must make difficult choices on her journey to womanhood. This is a collaboration with UPROOTED Theatre and directed by Marti Gobel.
The charismatic Dorante has arrived in Paris seeking happiness and his heart’s home, yet he has one flaw: he cannot tell the truth. Contemporary playwright David Ives' deliciously cheeky adaptation of Pierre Corneille's 17th century The Liar, tangles the audience in an impishly wicked web of lies. Full of Mistaken identities and misunderstandings; rollicking wordplay and swordplay, and a dash romance. The Liar reveals the exploits of the six young Parisian lovers that will make you laugh like you never have before.
On the night of Bobby's 35th birthday, this confirmed bachelor finds himself reflecting on his lack of true companionship. Is commitment something to be feared or embraced? With the help of his ten married friends, and three girlfriends, Bobby weighs the pros and cons of married life. Through the dynamic score, vivid characters, and energetic vignettes, Stephen Sondheim's award winning musical Company depicts the trials and tribulations of relationships and the true home among friends.
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