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Spend a little time with them

Aelsa Butler and Lindsay Bennett

April 27, 2017

Filed under A&E, Music, Theater

IVCC’s production of Sweet Charity opened in the Cultural Center on April 20. The musical, which runs this weekend as well and closes on Sunday, is directed by Don Grant Zellmer and produced by IVCC Theater professor David...

Cultural Center set to see final music and theater performances

Michaela Smith, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Filed under A&E, Featured A&E, Theater

Spring Musical This year, Illinois Valley Community College’s theater department presents “Sweet Charity.” “Sweet Charity” follows the adventures of a girl named Charity as she tries to find love. This musical features...

IVCC unveils plans for second annual showcase

Stephanie Bias, IV Leader Columnist

September 22, 2016

Filed under A&E, Featured A&E, Music, Staff, Student Life, Theater

The second annual Day of the Arts Festival is returning to Illinois Valley Community College on Saturday, Oct. 15. The day is dedicated to showcasing student art, live performances, and music. Hosted and sponsored by the humanities...

‘Young Frankenstein’ opens April 14

Hannah Smith and Katie Alleman

April 7, 2016

Filed under A&E, Theater, Top Stories

The cast of “Young Frankenstein” are working hard for their show dates April 14-17 and April 21-24. The “Young Frankenstein” cast has been rehearsing since mid January preparing for the upcoming show in a few weeks. As...

‘Young Frankenstein’ comes to IVCC

Aris Showers and Quinn Delvallee

March 10, 2016

Filed under A&E, Featured A&E, Theater

Igor, from the “Young Frankenstein” musical, is described by Adam Oldaker, the actor playing the role, as “silly, gross, impulsive, and childlike.” This description resonates with the comedy genre of the musical. The...

Theater group raises awareness, receives award

BRIANNA BROOKS, IV Leader Columnist

November 10, 2015

Filed under A&E, Theater

Stepping into the IVCC Cultural Center auditorium on Wednesday night, audience members were immediately ushered onto the stage where chairs had been set up for the audience making the production a much more personal affair....

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