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Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship application

The Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship is named for fine arts supporter and Augustana alumna Judith Katz.

The scholarship is a $16,000 award ($4,000 annually) given to students who will major in theatre arts.

Summer theatre: Huck, 'Luck' and Tennessee

The Mississippi Bend Players will return for a second season this summer with three productions: "Big River," based on the story of Huckleberry Finn; the Tennessee Williams' classic "Glass Menagerie"; and "Beginner's Luck" a new work by P.J. Lasker.

shelley cooper

Cooper sees life skills in musical theatre

“I would say that what the musical-theater concentration does is open doors to having skills in multiple areas — and that's what’s kept me employed since I graduated," says Shelley Cooper, a new assistant professor of theatre arts heading Augustana's new musical-theater concentration.

Shelley Cooper and class

Musical theatre is right on cue

Augustana has introduced a concentration in musical theatre, and it’s going to be a star. 

Penguin Project: Beauty and the Beast Jr.

The Penguin Project of the Quad Cities is back for a second season with the show "Beauty and the Beast Jr.," a collaboration between Augustana College and the Center for Living Arts in Rock Island.

Penguin Project: Beauty and the Beast Jr.

The Penguin Project of the Quad Cities is back for a second season with the show "Beauty and the Beast Jr.," a collaboration between Augustana College and the Center for Living Arts in Rock Island.

Penguin Project: Beauty and the Beast Jr.

The Penguin Project of the Quad Cities is back for a second season with the show "Beauty and the Beast Jr.," a collaboration between Augustana College and the Center for Living Arts in Rock Island.