Behind the curtains of “Company”

By Sarah Clayton On Wednesday April 21, the Discover Shelby Theatre within the Center for the Arts opened its second show, “Company”.   Written by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth, the musical follows Bobby, a single man living in New York City…

UM Theatre Department recognized as top program in…

By: Sarah Clayton On Feb. 28, Onstage Blog recognized the University of Montevallo’s Theatre Department as the top theatre program in the state of Alabama for their 2021 edition.   Onstage Blog posts an annual list…

“The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” a show…

Christina Yancy portrays Judas' mother, Henrietta. Photo courtesy of University Marketing & Communications Judas Iscariot – one of the 12 disciples and eventual traitor of Christ was doomed to reside in hell for his crimes, according to common Christian…

“Carrie: The Musical” a bloody good show 

Robin Stevens, a musical theatre and communication studies double major, portrays the titular character, Carrie. Photo courtesy of University Marketing & Communications Reynolds was packed the weekend before Thanksgiving break with theater-goers excited to see…

Review: “Stop, Kiss” a bittersweet experience

Native New Yorker Callie was portrayed by theatre major Marlena Elliot (left) and her love interest Sarah was played by theatre major Emily Perry. Photo by Katie Compton The University of Montevallo Theatre Department began their…

Review: The Rocky Horror Show

The cast of the "Rocky Horror Show" gives a final sweet long goodbye during the show's curtain call. Photo by Jasmyne Ray for The Alabamian. Reynolds Hall was filled with an expansive crowd on the…

UM Theatre presents Cabaret

“Cabaret” is a hit broadway play set in 1930s Berlin during the rise of the Nazi party and centers around a risqué nightclub, called the Kit Kat Club. The story focuses on the doomed love…