The Daily Update
Mosaic NY 3
Published November 17th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ social justice theatre company, Mosaic NY, performed earlier this month in nearby Verona, N.Y., at the New York State Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) Professional…

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Macbeth_9
Published November 2nd, 2017 by

Macbeth will take center stage at the McDonald Theatre to commence the HWS Theatre season. Associate Professor of Theatre Chris Hatch directs Shakespeare’s action-packed tale of greed, power, magic, lust…

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Macbeth_2
Published November 2nd, 2017 by

The first 2017-18 Frame/Works series talk of the HWS Theatre program will kick off with a discussion of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Guest theatre scholar Katie Mallinson will present the talk, “Fair/Foul:…

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Boeing Boeing 3 DU
Published August 28th, 2017 by

“By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.” What is lurking just out of sight? What are we waiting for? Is it full of menace or delight?…

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Woodworth Anwar
Published July 13th, 2017 by

This coming weekend, two HWS professors will be speaking at separate events in Seneca Falls, N.Y. On Saturday, July 15, Associate Professor and Chair of Religious Studies Etin Anwar will…

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Built in 1901 by New York City architecture firm Clinton and Russell, Coxe Hall is named for the second Bishop of the Episcopal Church of Western New York State, who had  a close familial connection to Hobart College. Located in the very center of campus, Coxe Hall hosts classrooms, offices, the Cellar Pub dining area, and Bartlett Theatre, which served as HWS's main site of drama performances up until the building of the Gearan Center for Performing Arts.
Published July 11th, 2017 by

The Hobart and William Smith Colleges Board of Trustees, upon recommendation of President Mark D. Gearan, approved tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor to 16 faculty members.…

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May and Barile
Published July 6th, 2017 by

Associate Professor of Theatre Heather May and Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Residential Education Brandon Barile have received the first Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards presented by…

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Community_Theatre
Published June 15th, 2017 by

As part of a theatrical scholarship funded by the Sills Family Endowed Fellowship, Shaamar Samuel ’19, Jesse Singleton ’19 and Christopher Williams ’19 will debut their monologue show “From the…

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Samantha Shaffner '17 performs in "She Kills Monsters."
Published May 19th, 2017 by

After graduation, three theatre majors, Clare McCormick ’17, Gail Quintos ’17 and Samantha Shaffner ’17 will transform their passion for the arts into the first stages of their careers. “These…

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Etymology_2
Published March 8th, 2017 by

The HWS Theatre Department staged Zakiyyah Alexander’s poignant contemporary urban drama The Etymology of Bird on April 13 – 15 in the McDonald Theatre of the Gearan Center for the…

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