19 Apr 2017

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” gets a makeover in student production

Eight students took on the roles of 24 major characters in SF State’s School of Theatre and Dance’s production of Shakespeare’s “Midsummer Night’s Dream.” With an added plot twist of

29 Mar 2017

“The Future is Female”: SF State joins nation in showcasing women’s work

The SF StateSchool of Theatre and Dance sponsored a two-day festival this week to celebrate women and the future of women as part of the national showcase. Dance performances and

07 Nov 2016

Professor makes Shakespeare accessible, modern

In a darkened room of The Flight Deck theater in Oakland, actors entered the stage speaking multiple languages while moving around a post-apocalyptic set filled with debris and rubble. This

05 Apr 2016

Student talent takes center stage in ‘The Fringe’

Over the course of the past year, theatre arts major Jennifer Marte has been up late laboriously writing about rape, relationships, mental health and self-worth to prepare for her short

05 Feb 2014

Alumni-created SF Sketchfest brings together comedy lovers, famous comedians

Cole Stratton, David Owen, and Janet Varney pose with C-3PO at a party at Adam Savage’s studio after the performance of Night of the Shorts IV: Riffizens on Patrol at