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Review: Ziegfeld players know their galaxy

Review: Ziegfeld players know their galaxy

What do you get when you cross a droid with a toaster? Only the Mouse knows. Weber State University musical theater senior Rick Rea’s original production, “May the Mouse Be with You,” running at Ogden’s Ziegfeld Theater, explores this and many other corners of the “Star Wars”/Disney-owned galaxy and beyond. It might be apropos that the […]

WSU combines ancient Egypt, technology in “The Comedy of Oedipus”

In the production “The Comedy of Oedipus,” the audience will be taken back to ancient Egypt, where Egyptian Thebans are being tormented by an old problem — the Sphinx is eating people. Oedipus promises that, if he is made king, he will solve this problem and more, giving Egyptians technology and modernity beyond anything they have […]

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Weber Reads continues Emily Dickinson series

This year, the Weber Reads program has focused on American poet Emily Dickinson. Russ Burrows, an English professor of 20 years at Weber State University, presented his chapter of the Weber Reads series on Tuesday. “She lived big,” Burrows said. “Emily was shy and retiring by nature, but she was not your typical hermit. She […]

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