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DRESS REHEARSAL — Actors rehearse for opening night of Clybourne Park. The play continues the story of a segregated 1959 Chicago brought to life in Lorraine Hansberrys play “A Raisin in the Sun”.
Photo courtesy of John Scheibe

Forest Roberts Theatre presents “Clybourne Park”

Benjamin Bures November 9, 2023

Forest Roberts Theatre debuted their production of "Clybourne Park" on Nov. 2 and will be performing shows in the Panowski Black Box Theatre the first and second weeks of November. “Clybourne Park”,...

Majority of Cast Onstage for the play

NMU Theater: Spelling is easy, being 12 years old is hard

Harry Stine October 18, 2022

"Behind the stage is a very, very challenging process," freshman Quinn Skelly said about the musical theater process. Skelly is a musical theater major who will be performing in The 25th Annual Putnam...

SHOW TIME - Student performers rehearse for NMUs production of The Producers. The show itself wont change for the Theatre for All version of the performance, but will have reduced light and sound stressors and allow patrons to have more movement and noise flexibility.

Theatre for All program creates inclusive theatre experience

Hannah Jenkins, Contributing Writer April 7, 2022

Mel Brooks’ hit Broadway show “The Producers” is coming to NMU’s Forest Roberts Theatre.  This comedy musical follows the fictional exploits of theatre producer Max Bialystock and his accountant...

SCOTTISH ROCK - Martin Gillespie from Scottish folk-rock band Skerryvore plays the bagpipes at one of their shows. Skerryvore will be headlining the Winter Roots Festival on March 19 at the Forest Roberts Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

Winter Roots Fest brings Finnish and Scottish music to Marquette

Olivia Apa, Features Writer March 16, 2022

For four nights this week, bands will perform at a different location around Marquette for the Winter Roots Festival. It will feature music ranging from Finnish inspired reggae-pop to jazz and rock &...

FRT 21-22 season

Theatre and Dance release schedule for 21-22 season

Katarina Rothhorn, Features Editor August 23, 2021

After a year of delayed and virtual performances, the Department of Theatre and Dance is coming back in full swing for the 2021-22 season. They have a lineup of 12 shows that will keep the stage open from...

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NORTH COAST—As part of the 2020 to 2021 season, the department of theatre and dance put together an inaugural dance event to present a vibrant showcase.

Spotlight on Forest Roberts Theatre

Ashley Beronja June 4, 2021
The Forest Roberts Theatre, located on NMU campus, is home to the department of theatre and dance serving as the main stage.
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