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Next up: 'Getting Out'

Released from prison "Arlene" returns to a rundown apartment, intent on starting her life over. Rebellious and disruptive as a girl, she has found strength in religion and wants to put her youth (as "Arlie") behind her. But her struggle is counterpointed by flashbacks, her two personalities represented by two performers.

Performances Jan. 29-Feb. 7; showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 1:30 p.m. Sundays. 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.