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From Oedipus to Absurdity

So here we are in a new term. Places to go, people to see, and PA Theater shows to watch. Whether you are the avid dramatist or the “catch-a-play-if-Ryley-isn’t-open-yet” type, the Theater and Dance Department has a show for you this term. From satire to Broadway tunes, spring term promises endless variety upon the stages…

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Andover Celebrates Theater for 225th Anniversary

Phillips Academy is known far and wide for its academic rigor and its students’ incredible work. The school’s World Language and English Departments are among the best in the nation. But, above all, PA’s Theater Department has been, and continues to be, one of the Academy’s most praised areas. If you don’t believe it, take…

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Byer Begins Anew: Actress-Turned-Producer Comments on New Role

Phillipian: Starting at the beginning, why did you want to become a producer? Were there any particularly inspiring moments? Jenny Byer: When I took leave last spring, I worked with a teacher at home to create an elective course to introduce middle school students to theater. This was my first time working backstage, and I…

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Dallett Steps Down

Phillipian: How did you become interested in theater at Andover? Meg Dallett: I’ve been doing theater of one kind or another ever since I can remember (who knows what got me started in the first place?), so when I came to Andover, it wasn’t a question of “should I do theater?”, it was more a…

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St. Pierre Sells Out Steinbach;

The text of Arthur Miller’s All My Sons deals with the idea of having a “star of honesty.” The Phillips Academy Theater 520 production of this show revealed the stars of the Theater Department. The powerful combination of a skilled director, talented cast, and magnificent set design gave the community the opportunity to see the…

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