April 2011

Urinetown the Musical is full of surprises!!

Saturday, April 16, 2011

I attended the opening of Urinetown last night.  WOW!  Urinetown has to be one of the strongest musical theatre productions in the history of the UNI Department of Theatre! 

Urinetown Updates from Leonard Curtis

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Something hot is cooking in the Strayer-Wood Theatre!  On Thursday (technical rehearsal) the warm soup was transferred to a cold kettle.  Now, over the course of the next week, the production ensemble will be firing up to a full boil!

Associate Professor Leonard Curtis Shares Thoughts on Monday's Urinetown Activities

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Although I derive great satisfaction from designing for the department’s main stage season, I also love to experience the process from the safe and relatively objective perspective of a spectator. 

As Big as Texas: A Full-Length Musical about the Life and Times of Texas Governor Ann Richards

Friday, April 01, 2011

Last fall I was fortunate to receive a PDA to work on a new musical.  PDA stands for Professional Development Assignment and is a competitive granting of support for a faculty member to pursue her or his own creative or research project.