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UNIs Interpreter Theatre displayed four installations presenting important social topics.

Interpreters Theatre hosts social change display

EMMA KOEHLER, Staff Writer April 29, 2021

UNI Interpreters Theatre was set up in Lang Hall for the evening of April 27 to showcase four student-driven installations of interactive media, props of items and human actors, statistics and interactive...

Austin Camahan brought his show Wounds Run Deeper to life through a live script reading.

“Wounds Run Deeper” at the Interpreters Theatre

AASHITA VADHERA November 2, 2020

On Thursday, Oct. 29, the UNI Interpreters Theatre released a YouTube Show titled “Wounds Run Deeper.” The show was written and directed by Austen Carnahan, a Bachelor of Liberal Studies student. The...

The Interpreters Theatre hosted a virtual event allowing alumni to share their UNI stories.

Interpreters Theatre presents “Tales of You and I”

AASHITA VADHERA October 26, 2020

On Wednesday, Oct 21, the UNI Interpreters Theatre presented “Tales of You and I: An Alumni Storytelling Performance Event." The event showcased performances by UNI alumni from over the years sharing...

Josh Hamzehee’s “one-Persian” show, “Burnt City: A One-Persian Show about U.S.-Iran Relations,” will be performed in the Interpreter’s Theatre March 5 through 7 at 7:30 p.m.

Preview: Burnt City at Interpreters Theatre

COLBY WEBER March 5, 2020

International relations, a dystopian future and 80s wrestling all play a part of Josh Hamzehee’s upcoming production. From March 5-7, Hamzehee will be putting on his own “one-Persian” show, entitled...

Interpreters Theatre’s ‘Brother Wolf’

March 29, 2012

Actors rehearse for the Interpreters Theatre's production of "Brother Wolf," an Appalachian adventure tale that's based on the story of Beowulf. The production blends folklore, myth, bluegrass music and...

UNI Interpreters Theatre to present interactive simulation, ‘Journey Through the Night’

MAGGIE DONOVAN/Staff Writer October 21, 2010

The University of Northern Iowa Interpreters Theatre is giving interested participants the unique opportunity to experience life as a migrant worker through the upcoming production of "Journey Through...

The UNI Interpreters Theatres Genuine Cigarettes will premiere this Friday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m.

Theatre presents ‘Genuine Cigarettes’

SYDNEY HAUER, Executive Editor | [email protected] November 9, 2017

UNI Interpreters Theatre will be presenting a scripted reading of “Genuine Cigarettes,” written and directed by Kelso Breitsprecher on Friday, Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. “The story is centered around...

Some students have noticeably lost motivation and have been skipping classes.

Students clocking out

NIXSON BENITEZ, Executive Editor April 14, 2022

Students and faculty notice growing trend of skipped classes and burnout As the semester is coming to an end, students and faculty are starting to see a growing trend of students clocking out from their...

All are encouraged to attend the virtual Patti Pace Performance Festival this weekend.

Patti Pace Festival to address racial equality

TEHYA TOURNIER February 18, 2021

The 21st annual Patti Pace Performance Festival will have a different look from previous years, taking place virtually on Friday, Feb. 19 and Saturday, Feb. 20. The festival will aim to create and expand...

Douglas Shaw shares how to tell a joke

Douglas Shaw shares how to tell a joke

AASHITA VADHERA September 8, 2020

Around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2, the first show from the UNI Interpreters Theatre for the semester was released in the form of a YouTube video called ‘How To tell a Joke with Doug Shaw and Monster...

Burnt City’ comments on U.S.-Iran relations

‘Burnt City’ comments on U.S.-Iran relations

ANNA ALLDREDGE March 12, 2020

This weekend, UNI Interpreters Theatre presented three performances of “Burnt City: A One-Persian Show about U.S.-Iran Relations” at 7:30 in Lang Hall on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night. The show...

Mertz is raw and real in Hi God

Mertz is raw and real in ‘Hi God’

ANNA ALLDREDGE November 11, 2019

On Nov. 7, 8 and 9, the UNI Interpreters Theatre presented “Hi God,” a show written and performed by Grace Mertz. It was developed as a reflection into what it is like to be Christian in a place where...

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