The Guilfordian

Guilford theater students to debut new play, “Everybody”

Guilford theater students to debut new play, “Everybody”

Lana Heltzel, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018

What does humanity value most in life? Is it family? Friendship? Material possessions? The Guilford College theater department resolves to evaluate this question in their upcoming production of “Everybody.” Written by Branden Jacob-Jenkins, “Everybody” is a morality play in which God, horrified...

Leslie Odom Jr. closes the curtain on Bryan Series 2017

Leslie Odom Jr. closes the curtain on Bryan Series 2017

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-In-Chief

November 17, 2017

“We are all in the presence of greatness,” said President Jane Fernandes on Nov. 15 as she introduced the last Bryan Series speaker of the fall semester. “He had his Broadway debut when he was only 17 … and is the winner of a Tony Award … and a Grammy Award. … Please help me welcome him.” As...

“She Kills Monsters” slays in Sternberger

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

The laughs of the audience during the second performance of Guilford’s production of “She Kills Monsters” rang loud through the Sternberger Auditorium on Saturday, Nov. 11. Attendees, like Jack Campbell, appreciated the play’s emphasis on geek culture and its incorporation of humor. “I...

She Kills Monsters production: a preview

Anna Snider, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The name is Agnes Evans and the game is Dungeons & Dragons. With swords, daggers, shields and strength, Evans kills monsters and finishes what her sister, Tilly Evans, started. Agnes, a schoolteacher from Ohio, uses the role-playing fantasy game to better understand the life of her deceased teenage...

Woyzeck opens Halloween weekend

Woyzeck opens Halloween weekend

Mae Wood, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016

Sex! Clowns! Murder! Guilford College’s theatre depart- ment has been working tirelessly since Aug. 28 to showcase the brilliant talents and enthusiasm of students and faculty members. Directed by David Hammond, professor of theatre studies, “Woyzeck” is premiering in Sternberger Auditorium...