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Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright to speak at Vanderbilt

Jan. 20, 2014—Vanderbilt University's Theatre Department will host "An Evening with Doug Wright," an award-winning playwright and Ingram New Works Fellow, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m.

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Vanderbilt Theatre production receives dose of medical realism

Apr. 4, 2013—Vanderbilt University Theatre’s production of "W;t" will provide an increased empathy and understanding into issues surrounding a devastating illness, thanks in part to a Vanderbilt surgeon’s production consultation.

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Construction projects will transform campus this summer

Jun. 6, 2012—Noticed an increase of construction workers and equipment in your area? Seen signs that read “Construction Zone” as you make your way across campus? With many students and faculty away, summer is an ideal time to make headway on major construction projects that will improve and transform Vanderbilt’s campus. Some projects, like College Halls at...

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Vanderbilt University Theatre’s production of ‘The Liar’ begins April 6

Apr. 2, 2012—Vanderbilt University Theatre will present David Ives’ adaptation of The Liar beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, April 6, at Vanderbilt’s Neely Auditorium. This will be the final production of the department’s 2011-12 theatrical season. The Vanderbilt production is based on the American playwright’s lively adaptation of Pierre Corneille’s comedy, which was first performed in Paris in 1644....

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Vanderbilt Theatre presents David Ives’ adaptation of ‘The Liar’

Mar. 22, 2012—The Vanderbilt University Department of Theatre will present David Ives’ adaptation of The Liar beginning at 8 p.m. April 6 at Neely Auditorium.

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‘The Children’s Hour’ production continues through Feb. 24

Feb. 16, 2012—The Children’s Hour, Lillian Hellman’s scathing indictment of a community that blindly accepts the lies and accusations of a young school girl, premieres at 8 p.m. Feb. 17 at Vanderbilt University’s Neely Auditorium. “Although written in the 1930s, Hellman’s play still resonates today,” said Jon W. Hallquist, associate professor of theatre, who will direct the...

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‘The Green Bird’ to open Vanderbilt Theatre season Oct. 28

Oct. 14, 2011—Carlo Gozzi’s theatrical fantasy The Green Bird will be presented Saturday, Oct. 28, at 8 p.m. at Vanderbilt University’s Neely Auditorium.

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Oct. 3, 2011—Tracy Barrett, senior lecturer in Italian, has written Dark of the Moon, a re-telling of the Theseus myth for young adult readers, published by Harcourt Children’s Books. Leonard Bickman, the Betts Chair and professor of psychology, will receive the American Evaluation Association’s 2011 Alva and Gunnar Myrdal Evaluation Practice Award, given to an evaluator who...

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