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Next up: Susan Glaspell's 'Trifles'

While the sheriff and his men investigate a murder on a lonely farm, their wives find clues in everyday domestic items that show what really happened. Now... do they serve the law, or justice?

Susan Glaspell, a native of Davenport, Iowa, won the Pulitzer Prize for her 1931 play "Alison's House."

7:30 Dec. 12 and 1:30 p.m. Dec. 13, Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts. Ticket Office

Internship profile: Elyssa Lemay

lemay Senior Elyssa LeMay is a vocal performance and theatre major, so her internship as a singer at the Midwest Institute of Opera was just the ticket.


The Augustana Department of Theatre Arts stages three major productions each year, exploring a certain topic or theme.

Current season

Past seasons

Theatre majors produce an annual Festival of Short Plays.

The student group HeyWire performs periodic improv shows.

Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honors Society does The Vagina Monologues each February.

The student group Electric Theatre Unplugged writes, directs and performs 30-ish plays in 60-ish minutes.